Teaching Fellow in the History of the Caribbean and the Caribbean Diaspora

University of Leeds

Leeds, United Kingdom

ID: 7254058 (Ref.No. AHCHI1061)
Posted: June 11, 2024

Job Description

Are you passionate about helping to deliver an exceptional student experience in a top-ranked Russell Group University? Can you provide excellent teaching on our undergraduate and postgraduate History degree programmes?

The School of History is seeking to employ a dynamic individual who is passionate about inspiring and supporting our students with research-led teaching.

The University of Leeds is one of the top 75 universities in the world.  We have a truly global community, with more than 39,000 students from 170 different countries and over 9,000 staff of 100 different nationalities.  Established in 1904, we have a strong tradition of academic excellence, reflected in first-class student education, along with world-leading research that has a real impact around the globe. 

We are looking for an individual who can teach across a wide range of modules across undergraduate and postgraduate levels, including (but not limited to) HIST3724 Caribbean Identity, Society and Decolonisation, HIST2565 Histories of Black Britain and  HIST2557 Thinking about History. The postholder will also undertake the role of Access to Leeds representative for the School of History.


What we offer in return

And much more!  

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact: 

 Professor Sanjoy Bhattacharya, Head of School, Email: [email protected]


Dr Katherine Rawling, Email: [email protected]

Location:  Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service:  Faculty of Arts, Humanities & Cultures
School/Institute:  School of History
Category:  Teaching
Grade:  Grade 7
Salary:  £37,099 to £44,263 p.a. pro rata
Working Time:  60%
Post Type:  Part Time
Contract Type:  Fixed Term (from 1/9/2024-31/7/2025 cover is required for a member of staff on leave/absence, such as maternity, sickness, or career break.)
Release Date:  Monday 10 June 2024
Closing Date:  Monday 24 June 2024
Reference:  AHCHI1061

The University community is made up of a wide range of people with diverse backgrounds and circumstances, which we value and regard as a great asset. As part of our continued commitment to equality and inclusion, we strive to create an environment where everyone can reach their full potential and have a real opportunity to participate in and contribute to our activities.