|Full time/Fixed term. The Interdisciplinary Institute for the Humanities at UEA is seeking to appoint a new Lecturer in Humanities and Widening Participation Academic Officer. The role focuses on the development and delivery of University and school-based outreach academic sessions on and off campus and of support within the School. The role holder will act as a champion for Outreach and Widening Participation within the Institute. The post holder will also work closely with the Higher Education Champions as part of the National Collaborative Outreach project to raise awareness of the Foundation Year programme amongst partner 6th forms.
The successful candidate will have experience of teaching at Post-16 and/or undergraduate level and will have an understanding of retention and transition in a wider HE or student lifecycle context.
This new post is available from 1 January 2018 on a full-time, fixed-term basis for eighteen months.
This appointment will be subject to a criminal record check at Enhanced level from the Disclosure and Barring Service.
The University is a Bronze Athena Swan Award holder, currently working towards Silver.