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[ecrea] funded PhD/Graduate Teaching Assistant in Media and Film Studies

Fri Jan 12 14:34:04 GMT 2018

if you have masters students who are looking to go on to do a PhD, please let them know of the following opportunity at Edge Hill University:

Funded PhD/ Graduate Teaching Assistant in Media and Film Studies

*About the Role*

Graduate Teaching Assistants hold a unique position in the University, being both registered students and carrying out teaching/teaching support duties.

Students will be expected to:

  * Successfully undertake an initial programme of accredited research
  * Undertake a PhD programme of research under the supervision of an
    appointed supervisory team.
  * Enhance the research culture of the Department in which they are
    located and the University by participating in events, conferences
    and training.
  * Successfully complete a programme of teacher training.
  * Undertake up to six hours teaching a week as directed by the Head of


We want you to feel happy when you come to work and proud when you go home.

From the moment you join us you have the opportunity to enhance your skills. We offer a range of specialist development sessions or courses and an award winning staff health & wellbeing programme. This means as well as being enrolled on our PGCTHE to support your professional development, you are able to enjoy a lunchtime stroll across our beautiful campus, book to get a trim from our onsite hairdresser, your car valeted, or get together with colleagues over free food and drink to watch the latest film on one of our Film Nights and so much more. This is just a taste of what we are able to offer you at Edge Hill University.

Payment for teaching hours will be in the region of £8,300 per annum and each GTA will receive a ‘package’ which includes a combined salary (for teaching/support to teaching as appropriate) and full waiver of postgraduate tuition fees as well as a scholarship of £5,500 per annum/ or/ free single room postgraduate student accommodation on campus (subject to availability).

For further information, please see:

Job Vacancy at Edge Hill University: PhD/Graduate Teaching Assistant (GTA) - Media & Film Studies <>
A fantastic opportunity to study for a fully funded doctorate whilst gaining valuable teaching experienceAbout YouYou will have a 2.1 or above undergraduate degree in a relevant subject, whilst a Masters degree would also be an advantage. You should...

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