Teaching Associate in Hebrew Bible/Old Testament (fixed term)

Interview Date
Friday, 9th March 2018
Closing Date
Wednesday, 28th February 2018
Job Type
School of Humanities - Department of Theology and Religious Studies
£29799 to £30688 per annum (pro-rata if applicable) depending on skills and experience.

Applications are invited for the above post based in the Department of Theology and Religious Studies at the University of Nottingham.

The primary duties of the person appointed will be to convene, teach, and assess the level 1 module ‘Interpreting the Hebrew Bible/Old Testament’, as well as ‘Introduction to Biblical Hebrew’ and ‘Intermediate Biblical Hebrew’, in the first semester of the 2018-2019 academic year. Other duties commensurate with the post-holder’s experience and expertise will be arranged with the Head of Department. This post has become available due to the award of the S.A. Cook Research Bye-Fellowship to Dr Crouch. 

Candidates must have a PhD successfully completed or near completion in relevant subject area, previous teaching experience at Higher Education level, the ability to teach the Hebrew Bible/Old Testament at the undergraduate level, and the ability to teach Biblical Hebrew at the beginning and intermediate levels.

This post will be offered on a fixed-term contract from 1 September 2018 to 31 January 2019. Hours of work are full-time 36.25 per week. Job share arrangements may be considered. 

Interviews and Teaching Presentations will be held on Friday 9 March 2018. Candidates will be asked to deliver a 15-20 minute extract suitable for inclusion as part of a lecture for the first year module, ‘Introduction to the Hebrew Bible/Old Testament’, and to give an indication of how they would handle the associated seminar. A list of lectures and seminars currently offered for this module can be obtained from the Head of Department, at  

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Professor Frances Knight ( Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.

The University of Nottingham is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.