POST: lecturer/senior lecturer/reader in the history of South Asia, especially pre-1800 and/or South Asian Islam
Applications are invited for the post of Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Reader in the History of South Asia, with a preference for a specialization in the period before 1800 and/or in South Asian Islam. Candidates should demonstrate research and teaching excellence. The person appointed will be expected to contribute to teaching at both BA and MA levels and to supervise research students working on the history of South Asia.
This post commences on 1 September 2012. Annual leave is 30 days per year plus statutory and bank holidays. USS pension scheme will be available.
To apply for this vacancy or download a job description/further information, please visit www.soas.ac.uk/jobs.
Closing date: Friday 20 January 2012
Happy new year and a warm welcome to the beginning of the new term. Please find attached the list of speakers for the South Asian history seminar at SOAS this term - we have a really exciting line up. This information, as well as abstracts of the papers and the full titles of some of the papers, will be appearing on the seminar website so please keep an eye on that:
As you know, we have been coordinating with the Conference of Asian History for this year's AHA. This evening immediately following our business meeting (Marriott Downtown, O'Hare Room, 10th floor from 5-6pm), we will socialize with historians from CAH. Thanks to Stefan Tanaka, President of CAH, we have a suite for our gathering located on the 44th floor of the Marriott Hotel, Room 4417. Michael, Anne, and I look forward to welcoming you at the event beginning at 6PM. Please feel free to bring colleagues. Wine and small bites are available for a $15 donation.