Art History Lecturer in 13th to 17th Century History of Art
London (Warburg Institute)

Job reference: 01598

Location: London (Warburg Institute)

Closing date: 23/03/2020

Salary: Starting from £36,452 per annum

Employment type: Open ended

Department: School of Advanced Study

Sub-Department: The Warburg Institute (WI)

Hours per week: 35

The Warburg Institute


The Warburg Institute is one of the world’s leading centres for studying the interaction of ideas, images and society. It is dedicated to the survival and transmission of cultures across time and space, with a special emphasis on the afterlife of antiquity. Its open-stack Library, Photographic Collection and Archive serve as an engine for interdisciplinary research, postgraduate teaching and a prestigious events and publication programme.


The Role


The Warburg Institute seeks an Art Historian 1300-1700, to convene the Institute’s MA in the History of Art, Curatorship and Renaissance Culture which is run in collaboration with the National Gallery. In addition to convening, the successful applicant will teach core and option modules, contribute to the development of taught programmes, develop new modules and innovative methods of delivering them and, in discussion with colleagues, also develop collaborative programmes, short courses and summer schools. Finally, the successful applicant will be responsible for promoting and facilitating research in the field of Art History.

This appointment will be made at either Lecturer (Grade 7) or Senior Lecturer (Up to Grade 9) level, dependent upon experience.

For further information regarding this role, please refer to the Job Description below.


Further Information


To apply, please submit your CV and cover letter (by clicking on ‘apply now’ at the bottom of this page) before the closing date at midnight on Monday 23rd March 2020.


If you have any queries regarding this role please email


Preferential consideration will be given to the University redeployment pool.

The University reserves the right to close the vacancy earlier than the published end date should it receive sufficient applications to warrant earlier shortlisting.

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