Vacant Position - GRADUATE TEACHING ASSISTANT IN EARLY MODERN ENGLISH LITERATURE (16TH AND 17TH CENTURIES) University of Geneva

Conditions

Applicants must have an MA in English Literature or a qualification deemed equivalent, be fluent in written and spoken English, and be able to provide a PhD research proposal.

Job Description

This is a 70% post, which increases to 100% in the third year.
The successful candidate will be expected to teach literary analysis skills to first-year students, as well as a BA seminar (2-4 hours a week throughout the year). The post will also involve student evaluation and orientation, and administrative tasks. At least 40% of the post will be devoted to research publications and the preparation of a doctoral thesis, supervised by Prof. Lukas Erne.

Starting Date: 1 August 2021

To Apply

Applications must include a covering letter, curriculum vitae, a photocopy of the BA and MA degrees obtained, and a PhD proposal (two to three pages). Applications must be received by the deadline, 12 March 2021, and should be sent in a single PDF file to Prof. Lukas Erne (lukas.erne@unige.ch).