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Stipendiary Lecturer in Classics

Salary £20,628 pa (current rate)

Merton College proposes to appoint a Stipendiary Lecturer in Classics for one year from 1 October 2020. The main duties of the post will be: to teach undergraduates reading Classics for eight hours per week in full term; and to assist in the co-ordination of the subjects involving Classics in the College.

The successful candidate will have completed or be about to complete a doctorate in Classics and will be able to provide teaching in at least the following subjects: Virgil’s Aeneid, Roman Texts and Contexts, and Latin language for Honour Moderations; Latin Core and Ovid for the Final Honour School (“Greats”). Further details of these papers can be found at

The Lecturer will be entitled to free meals when the kitchen is open and to membership of the Senior Common Room.

The closing date for applications is 12:00 noon on Monday 1 June 2020.
Interviews will be held during the afternoon of Monday 15 June 2020.

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