Associate Lecturer (Education Focused) in Theology and the Arts – AOAC1837RXMR

We are recruiting for an Associate Lecturer (Education Focused) in Theology and the Arts, in the School of Divinity at the University of St Andrews.  


We are looking for a scholar who is committed to delivering high quality teaching in the area of theology and the arts, primarily at undergraduate level with an opportunity to teach at postgraduate level. The scholar would also contribute to the life of the world-leading Institute for Theology, Imagination and the Arts (ITIA).  


This is a full time (36.25 hrs per week), temporary 16-month appointment, with a start date of 1st September 2023, to provide cover for staff research leave.  


Informal enquiries can be directed to Professor Oliver Crisp, Head of School: or to Dr Gavin Hopps, Director of ITIA,  


Applications are particularly welcome from people from the Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) community, and other protected characteristics who are under-represented in academic posts at the University.    


Equality, diversity and inclusion are at the heart of the St Andrews experience.  We strive to create a fair and inclusive culture demonstrated through our commitment to diversity awards (Athena Swan, Carer Positive, LGBT Charter, Race Charters and Stonewall). We celebrate diversity by promoting profiles of BAME, LGBTIQ+ staff and supporting networks including the Staff BAME Network; Staff with Disabilities Network; Staff LGBTIQ+ Network; and the Staff Parents & Carers Network.  Full details available online:


Please quote ref: AOAC1837RXMR


Closing Date: 8 June 2023


Further Particulars: AOAC1837RXMR FPs.doc


School of Divinity

Salary: £37,099 per annum

Fixed Term: 16 months

Start: 1 September 2023 or as soon as possible thereafter


Associate Lecturer (Education Focused) in Theology and the Arts – AOAC1837RXMR