Fixed-term Lectureship A/B in Egyptology - Swansea
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Department of Classics, Ancient History and Egyptology
Fixed-term Lectureship A/B in Egyptology
Salary scale: £ 21,110 - £32,040 for the period (£25,333–£38,448 full time equivalent)
Applications are invited for the fixed-term position of Lecturer A/B in Egyptology in the
Department of Classics, Ancient History and Egyptology, Reference 4484. This is a 10-month
replacement in the 2007/8 academic year (1 September 2007 – 30 June 2008).
The successful applicant will be expected to teach six courses over two semesters, at BA and MA
levels. The course topics are Egyptian Literature, the Amarna Age, cultural contact, and an MA
module that can be on the candidate’s area of specialisation. There will be one language class
(Reading Middle Egyptian texts), and the option of a second in Late Egyptian or Coptic. The
successful candidate will also be expected to supervise undergraduate and postgraduate
Applicants should have a completed PhD in Egyptology, and an excellent knowledge of Middle
Egyptian. Thorough training in the history and civilisation of Ancient Egypt is essential, as well
as a strong commitment to teaching, together with interpersonal skills and the capacity for team
work. Teaching experience at the Higher Education level is required.
It is anticipated that presentations and interviews will be held on Tuesday, 10th July 2007.
Informal enquiries may be made to Professor Thomas Schneider, Professor of Egyptology: telephone
01792 513538; email T.Schneider@....
An application form and further details may be obtained, quoting the appropriate reference, from
the Personnel Department, Swansea University, Singleton Park, Swansea, SA2 8PP, tel. (01792)
295136 (24 hours) or at www.swan.ac.uk/personnel/vacancies.
Closing date: Wednesday, 27 June 2007.
We are an equal opportunity employer aiming for diversity in our workforce.
To be advertised in:
Dr David W.J. Gill
Department of Classics, Ancient History & Egyptology
University of Wales Swansea
Swansea SA2 8PP
Tel. 01792 205678