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Reference: THW/17/059639/000378
Salary Details: Grade 6, £32,958 – £39,324
Allowances: London Allowance – £2,623
Contract Type: Permanent
Contract Term: Full time


The Department of Middle Eastern Studies welcomes applications from internationally outstanding candidates for the position of Lecturer in the History of the Modern Middle East. The successful candidate will have trained in some aspect of the modern or contemporary history of the region. We are looking for a candidate who can speak to wider thematic debates; who can contribute to interdisciplinary modules; and who can teach multiple case studies. Some themes of interest include but are not limited to: nationalisms (including of minorities), nation building, state formation, imperialism, revolutions, gender, socio-economic history. The candidate’s research on the region will be empirically grounded, but also theoretically informed. The candidate will be skilled in the use a regional language, and offer some geographic breadth to our current expertise.
S/he will teach and supervise BA students and contribute to the full range of the Department’s clearly defined activities in postgraduate teaching and PhD supervision, research (including grant applications), and administration

For more details please consult the application pack.

Located in the heart of London, King’s College London is the hub of a global network of strong academic connections and collaboration, with prestigious international partnerships within and across disciplines – scientific and medical, social and creative. King’s is investing in the highest calibre of talent to drive the university forward to achieve its greatest potential. The very best from the United Kingdom and across the globe are invited to join King’s. We are looking for a strong commitment to teaching, to push the boundaries of knowledge, influence the future and create a lasting impact.

This post will be Permanent.

This is a Full-time post.

The selection process will include a presentation and a panel interview. Shortlisted candidates are requested to submit a sample of their written work.


Closing date: 09 April 2017


Job Pack (Word Document 249k)

If you have questions about this role, please contact: Carool Kersten, Tel: 020 7848 1795, Email:,

Application form:


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