Lecturer in History of Architecture, 1800-present
Salary: £38,594, fixed term contract
Full-time Grade Lecturer
Department of History of Art

Birkbeck Job Reference Number: 874

Closing date for applicants: 12 July 2021

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Birkbeck’s History of Art Department is seeking a lecturer in history of architecture 1800-now, full-time fixed term, during Professor Leslie Topp’s Leverhulme fellowship.

You will contribute classes in your specialism to a range of team-taught modules on our BA and MA programmes, design and teach a ten-weeks MA Module based on your research, and undertake administrative roles which will include MA History of Architecture programme director, under the guidance of the Head of Department. You will be part of a supportive Department, with a reputation for teaching and research excellence.

You should have a good first degree and have completed, or be near to completing, a PhD or equivalent qualification in a relevant subject area. A proven track record of relevant teaching experience at undergraduate and postgraduate level is highly desirable, as are administrative experience and evidence of published research.


Lecturer Grade of the College’s London Pay Scale which is £38,594. The salary quoted is on the College’s London Pay Scale which includes a consolidated Weighting/Allowance which applies only to staff whose normal contractual place of work is in the London area.


If you would like to know more about the role please click on apply below or contact Professor Patrizia Di Bello, Head of Department, via: p.dibello@bbk.ac.uk

If you have technical issues or difficulties using the recruitment portal please contact jobs@bbk.ac.uk, providing your name and the job reference number of the position.

While we are happy to respond to all informal enquiries, only formal applications through the online system will be considered. Birkbeck offers a competitive salary and pension scheme, 31 days paid leave, flexible working arrangements and some of the most generous benefits in the HE sector, all while being located right in the heart of Central London.

We welcome applicants from all sections of the community. The College is committed to improving the gender and cultural diversity of its workforce, holding an Athena SWAN award, membership of WISE, operating Disability Confident & Mindful Employer schemes.

To apply, visit: https://cis7.bbk.ac.uk/vacancy/lecturer-in-history-of-architecture-1800present-449067.html