National University of Ireland Galway

Lecturer Below the Bar in English

Phone: 01 8587681
Contact Address: Publicjobs
Closing Date: 10/05/2012

National University of Ireland, Galway


Lecturer (Below the Bar) in English


Applications are invited for a full-time lectureship in English (below the bar), with a specialism that falls within the period 1500 to the present. The successful candidate will teach at undergraduate and postgraduate levels, maintain an active research profile and contribute to the strategic development of the discipline. Applicants are invited to demonstrate how they would contribute to the development of at least one of the following four MA programmes: MA in Literature and Publishing, MA in Writing, MA in Culture and Colonialism, MA in Journalism. Applicants should demonstrate an innovative research agenda. Applicants must hold a PhD and have experience in third-level teaching.


For informal enquiries, please contact Prof. Sean Ryder, email or telephone: +353 (0)91 493009.

Additional information on English at NUI Galway is available at


€40,256 p.a. to €56,782 p.a.

€36,230 p.a. to €51,104 p.a. (applicable to new entrants effective from January, 2011)


(This appointment will be made on the Lecturer Below the Bar scale in line with current Government pay policy)


(For pre 1995 public sector entrants in Ireland, the D class Salary rates will apply)


Closing date for receipt of applications is midnight (local time) on Thursday, 10th May 2012. It will not be possible to consider applications received after the closing date.


For more information and Application Form please see  Applications should be sent to


All applicants will receive an acknowledgement within 2 working days. If you do not receive an acknowledgement of receipt of your application within this timeframe or if you have any other queries regarding the application process please contact Alan Kelly at 01 8587681 or email  


Please note that appointment to posts advertised will be dependent upon the terms of the employment control framework for the higher education sector.


National University of Ireland, Galway is an equal opportunities employer.



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