The University of Western Australia is seeking to appoint a Lecturer (Level B) in Classics and Ancient History.

-Full-time, tenurable appointment
-Salary range: Level B: $108,509 – $128,404 p.a. plus 17% superannuation

The University of Western Australia (UWA) is ranked among the top 100 universities in the world and a member of the prestigious Australian Group of Eight research intensive universities. With a strong research track record, vibrant campus and working environments, supported by the freedom to innovate and inspire, there is no better time to join Western Australia’s top university.

About the team

The Discipline of Classics and Ancient History is part of the Department of Classical and Historical Studies within the School of Humanities at UWA. The School of Humanities provides a diverse intellectual environment with over 3500 students studying undergraduate and postgraduate courses in a range of Humanities disciplines. Staff in Classics and Ancient History teach a range of Greek and Roman History units, including those on political history, ancient Religion, Mythology, and Reception Studies, and Ancient Greek and Latin language and literature. Where appropriate, staff in Classics and Ancient History contribute to other interdisciplinary areas within the School and across the University.

For more information about the Classics and Ancient History programme and the current unit offerings please visit the following:

About the opportunity

As the appointee you will undertake independent teaching and research in the area of Classics and Ancient History (Greek or Roman). This position will involve independent and team teaching in the areas of Classics and Ancient History at all undergraduate levels, including Honours. The appointee will be expected to enhance the area’s recognised international reputation for excellence. You will teach into this programme, assist in the development of undergraduate units and participate in the supervision of Honours and Higher Degree candidates. As a balanced teaching and research position, the appointee is expected to have a track record of publication (relative to opportunity).

Further details may be found here:

Closing date: 11:55 PM AWST on Sunday, 9 June 2024

To learn more about this opportunity, please contact the Major Coordinator for Classics and Ancient History, Dr Kirk Essary at [email protected]