Lectorship in Russian, University of Oxford, Deadline: February 5

Faculty of Medieval and Modern Languages
Fixed-term Lectorship in Russian
Salary £22,765 – £27,183 (University Grade 5)

Applications are invited for the full-time post of Lector in Russian, which
is available from 1st October 2010.  Applicants should be fluent in Russian
to native-speaker level, and have recent immersion in a Russian cultural
context.  They should have a good command of English, and experience of
teaching and assessing Russian at an appropriate level and in a range of
media, preferably in the UK. A university qualification in modern languages
or language teaching would be an advantage.

The appointee will be required to give classes in the oral use of Russian
and in essay writing, to give grammar classes to ab initio students of
Russian, to set, mark and grade students’ work and tests, to assess oral
exams, to provide some classes in written translation from English to
Russian, to take part in revision courses, and some administrative duties as

This is a fixed-term post tenable for a period of not more than 45 months.
The closing date for applications (in English) is noon on Friday 5 February

Further particulars, detailing how to apply, can be seen on the Medieval and
Modern Languages website: http://www.mod-langs.ox.ac.uk/recruitment/, or are
available on request to the Recruitment Office, Faculty of Medieval and
Modern Languages, 41 Wellington Square, Oxford OX1 2JF, tel. (01865 270750),
e-mail: recruitment@mod-langs.ox.ac.uk

The University is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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