Teaching Opportunities at De Montfort University

Module code: HIST3096
Long title: Rural Britain since 1939
Credit: 30
Tasks: Lectures, Seminars + marking
Number of groups: 2 (29 students in total)
Number of classes: 22 x 1 hour lectures & 2 x1 hour seminars (3 hours per week) plus tutorial time.
Marking: Coursework; Exam
Semester: All year
Details:

De Montfort University’s History department are seeking to recruit a part-time lecturer to teach the 30-credit Level 6 ‘Rural Britain since 1939’ (HIST 3096). The module runs all year. The lecturer would be required to teach one lecture (one hour) and two seminars per week (each at one hour), as well as to undertake preparation, mark essays and engage with student queries/tutorials. It is anticipated that all teaching will take place on Mondays, with classes commencing on 2 October 2017 and ending on 23 April (though there will be exam marking thereafter).

Remuneration would be based on a total of 90 hours, to cover all related teaching, preparation, student support, administration and marking duties.

Suitable candidates should have, or be in the final stages of writing, a PhD in 20th Century British history or a related area. The course covers the period 1939 onwards.

For more information, please contact Prof. Martin Polley, at martin.polley@dmu.ac.uk

 

 

Module code: HIST1014
Long title: Britain in Transition 1760-1939
Credit: 30
Tasks: Lectures, Seminars + marking
Number of groups: 3 (c.60 students in total)
Number of classes: 22 x 1 hour lectures & 3 x 1 hour seminars (4 hours per week) plus tutorial time.
Marking: Essay; Exam
Semester: All year
Details:

De Montfort University’s History department are seeking to recruit a part-time lecturer to teach the 30-credit Level 4 ‘Britain in Transition’ (HIST1014). The module runs all year. The lecturer would be required to teach one lecture (one hour) and three x 1 hour seminars per week, as well as to mark essays and engage with student queries/tutorials. It is anticipated that all teaching will take place on Wednesdays, with classes commencing on 4 October 2017 and ending on 25 April (though there will be exam marking thereafter).

Remuneration would be based on a total of 120 hours, to cover all related teaching, preparation, student support, administration and marking duties.

Suitable candidates should have, or be in the final stages of writing, a PhD in 19th/ 20th Century British history or a related area. The course covers the period between 1760 and 1939.

For more information, please contact Prof. Martin Polley, at martin.polley@dmu.ac.uk

 

 

Module code: HIST2017
Long title: Cold War (Themes, Issues, Controversies)
Credit: 15
Tasks: Seminars + marking
Number of groups: 4 (68 students)
Number of classes: 12 x 1 hour lectures, 4 x 12 x 1 hour seminars
Marking: Essay; Exam
Semester: 2
Details:

De Montfort University’s History department are seeking to recruit a part-time lecturer to teach the 15-credit ‘The Cold War: Issues and Controversies’ (HIST 2017) for the second semester (Jan – May/June 2018). The lecturer would be required to teach one lecture (one hour) and four seminars per week (each at one hour), as well as to mark essays and engage with student queries. It is anticipated that all teaching will take place on Mondays, with classes commencing on 8 January 2018 and ending on 23 April (though there will be exam marking thereafter).

Remuneration would be based on a total of 75 hours, to cover all related teaching, student support, administration and marking duties.

Suitable candidates should have, or be in the final stages of writing, a PhD in Cold War history or a related area. The course covers the period between 1945 and 1992 and all of the material will be provided in advance.

For more information, please contact Prof. Kenneth Morrison, at kmorrison@dmu.ac.uk

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