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1pm - 23.09.2022
12pm - 24.10.2022
Mark Sinfield -

Exeter College proposes, if there is a suitable candidate, to appoint a Stipendiary Lecturer in Modern Languages (French). This is a fixed-term role, tenable from 1 January 2023 until 30 June 2023, and the postholder will teach French to undergraduates.

The Lecturer will be required to undertake 128 ‘contact’ hours of tutorial or class teaching of undergraduates of the College (or, by exchange, undergraduates of other Colleges) across the period of the appointment. In addition, they will be required to set and mark College examinations, to participate fully in any outreach activities (as required), and to participate fully in the running of Modern Languages and its Joint Schools within the College.

The Lecturer should be able to teach (as a minimum):

  1. Translation from, and into, Modern French for Papers I, IIA, and IIB (for Prelims)
  2. Translation from, and into, Modern French for Papers IIA and IIB (for the Final Honour School)
  3. Prelims Paper III (Short Texts)
  4. Prelims Paper IV (Narrative Fiction)
  5. FHS Paper VIII (Literature 1715 to the Present)
  6. FHS Paper XI (Modern Prescribed Authors)

For more information, including details of how to apply, please download a copy of the Further Particulars.

Recruitment Monitoring Form

How to Apply

Candidates are encouraged to submit all application materials by email to the HR Manager, at If possible, applications should be submitted as a single PDF file.

Candidates should ask their referees to submit references directly to the College at, and should supply each referee with a copy of the further particulars.

The closing date for applications, and the last date for receipt of references direct from referees, is 12pm midday on Monday 24 October 2022.

Interviews will be held on the afternoon of Monday 7 November 2022.

Exeter College is an equal opportunities employer and values diversity.