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French Lecteur/Lectrice

Fixed-term contract (0.8 FTE post)

St Hugh’s and Jesus Colleges invite applications for the post of Lecteur/Lectrice, tenable from 16 September 2024 until 15 September 2025, to teach French language and French and Francophone culture to undergraduate students. This is a fixed-term position because of the need for the Lecteur/Lectrice to be in living contact with the contemporary culture and the current idiom of French-speaking countries.

The basic stipend of the Lecteur/Lectrice will be according to the Senior Tutors’ Committee recommended scale for stipendiary lecturers with a teaching stint of 10 ‘contact’ hours per week, £25,406 – £28,305 (with discretionary range to £32,000) per annum (actual salary), depending on experience. The Lecteur/Lectrice will have membership of the St Hugh’s Senior Common Room (for which there is a small annual charge) and will be entitled to a number of free meals at the common tables of both colleges during weeks 0 to 9 of each term.

The closing date for receipt of applications and references is 9.00am on Thursday 25 April. Interviews, if required, will be held in early May.

Informal inquiries may be made to Professor Morisi ( and/or Professor Warman ( These will not influence the selection and appoint­ment procedure in any way.

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