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Senior Lecturer: History

Job Summary
The incumbent's duties will include undergraduate and postgraduate teaching in History, including development of curricula and study material; and more.

Stellenbosch University

Faculty Arts and Social Sciences

Department of History

Senior Lecturer: History

(Ref. LSW09/169/0521)

For information on the Department, please visit our website:

  • Undergraduate and postgraduate teaching in History, including development of curricula and study material;
  • Postgraduate supervision and carrying out research projects;
  • Active participation in the research and publication programmes of the History Department;
  •  Administrative tasks associated with the above-mentioned departmental activities;
  • Participating in social impact/community interaction initiatives, including service on departmental/faculty and discipline specific professional committees and activities.
Job Requirements:
  • A doctoral degree (PhD) in History;
  • Proven undergraduate and postgraduate teaching experience at tertiary level;
  • Experience in postgraduate supervision on at least Master's level;
  • An established record of peer-reviewed and accredited publications;
  • Relevant administrative management skills;
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills;
  • The ability to teach and conduct research in a multilingual academic environment.

An interest in broader African History.

Enquiries regarding job content: Dr. Anton Ehlers on 021 808 2190 or 072 601 0996, or at

Enquiries regarding remuneration/benefits as well as technical assistance with the electronic application process: Human Resources Client Service Centre on 021 808 2753, or at

Commencement Date: 01-Jan-2022

Closing Date: 30-Jul-2021

The University is committed to employment equity (EE), and appointments will be made in line with the EE plan for the specific environment as well as Stellenbosch University's institutional EE Plan.

The University reserves the right not to make an appointment.

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Your application, comprising a comprehensive curriculum vitae (including the names and e-mail addresses of at least three referees), must reach the University before or on the closing date of the advertised post.

The University reserves the right to investigate qualifications and conduct background checks on all candidates.

Should no feedback be received from the University within six weeks of the closing date, kindly accept that your application did not succeed.

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