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Teaching Associate in Theology and Natural Science (Temporary Cover)

The Faculty of Divinity, West Road, Cambridge, invites applications for a new fixed-term appointment as Teaching Associate in the field of Theology and Natural Science for 11 months from 1 October 2024.

Candidates should have a doctorate in the field of Theology and Natural Science, and will be expected to undertake undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and examining in that field, and also in Christian Systematic Theology, as well as to undertake some administrative duties. The person appointed will be based in the Faculty of Divinity in Cambridge. Candidates should be able to take up the post on 1 October 2024.

For your application to be considered, please ensure that you upload the following documents:

  • your Curriculum Vitae (CV);
  • a covering letter;
  • a statement about how you would teach a third-year undergraduate course on Theology and Natural Science; and
  • either a recently published research article or a chapter from your doctoral dissertation.

Informal enquiries may be made to Professor Richard Rex, Chairman of the Faculty Board, For questions on the application process or procedure, please contact the Schools HR team on

The closing date is midnight (BST) on Friday 26 July 2024. It is expected that interviews will take place in early August, subject to change.

Click the 'Apply' button below to register an account with our recruitment system (if you have not already) and apply online.

Please quote reference GF42344 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

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