University of Southampton

University of Southampton

Hums and SIAH KEE Fellow

United Kingdom

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Hums and SIAH KEE Fellow School of Humanities

Location: Avenue Campus Salary: £36,024 to £42,978 per annum Full Time Fixed Term until 31/05/2025 Closing Date: Monday 03 June 2024 Interview Date: To be confirmed Reference: 2720624AR


Southampton Institute for Arts and Humanities (SIAH) supports a wide-range of socially engaged creative and critical research. It brokers collaborative partnerships, placements and innovative approaches to knowledge exchange. SIAH sits within the University of Southampton, a world-leading, research- intensive university, with a strong and high-quality educational offering, we are renowned for our innovation and enterprise and are within the top 1% of universities worldwide.

The role and about you

SIAH is able to offer a fixed term until 31/05/2025 full-time post to support our work in knowledge exchange and enterprise. The post holder will support SIAH colleagues as they deepen their networks and collaborations with external organisations in the region and create new large funding and enterprise opportunities. These institutions may include local authorities, community groups as well as galleries, libraries, archives and museums. The role will involve a combination of in-person meetings, community and professional engagement as well as some scoping and desk-research.

You will bring a solid understanding of academic research and partnerships in the context of the Arts and Humanities. An enterprising self-starter, with strong project management skills, you'll have the ability to think strategically, plan effectively, and negotiate productive partnerships.

What we can offer you

As a university, we aim to create an environment where everyone can thrive and are proactive in fostering a culture of inclusion, respect and equality of opportunity. We believe that we can only truly meet our objectives if we are reflective of society, so we are passionate about creating a working environment in which you are free to bring your whole self to work.

With a generous holiday allowance as well as additional university closure days we are committed to supporting our staff and students and open to a flexible working approach.

If you wish to discuss the role in more detail, please email Nicky Marsh ([email protected])

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    Apply by 11.59pm GMT on the closing date. For assistance contact Recruitment on +44(0)2380 592750 or [email protected] quoting the job number.


    Job details


    Hums and SIAH KEE Fellow


    University of Southampton


    United Kingdom


    May 14, 2024

    Application deadline

    June 03, 2024

    Job type



    Arts and Culture,History

    About the employer

    One of the top research universities in the U.K., the University of Southampton is best-known for its innovative learning system. The university is a founding member of the Russell Group of research-intensive universities. Originating from Hartley Institution in 1862, Southampton got the university status in 1952.
    The University of Southampton offers undergraduate, postgraduate and foundation year courses in various disciplines. The different departments of the university include the Faculty of Arts and Humanities, Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences, Faculty of Environmental and Life Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and the Faculty of Social Sciences. Apart from the core subjects, Southampton also offers some exclusive areas of study including audiology, acoustical engineering, archaeology, criminology, optoelectronics, and gerontology.

    The university has seven campuses; amongst them, five are in Southampton itself and the other two are in Winchester and Malaysia, respectively. Highfields is the main campus of the University of Southampton. Notably, Southampton is a vibrant city with enormous opportunities. All the seven campuses of the University of Southampton boast of world-class infrastructure. The campuses maintain the most optimized environs for advanced learning. There are hi-tech laboratories, art studios, and libraries on the campuses. The university comprises highly-experienced faculty members who are from the academia as well as respective industries. Further, Southampton maintains collaborations with the leading universities and institutions across the world for student exchange and study-abroad programs.

    The University of Southampton is dedicated to research-oriented education. It has partnered with other universities, government bodies and industries to conduct integrated research and innovation programs. The university is also funded by businesses for commercial research and development. Southampton conducts skill development programs for students catering to the demands of industries. The adaptability and aptitude for evolving technologies are cultivated amongst the students to help them grow as future leaders. Further, the university has a placement cell and maintains tie-ups with industries for the placements of students.

    The University of Southampton features holistic environments for the overall development of the students. Apart from best-in-class academic modules, the university offers ample opportunities to maintain physical fitness and mental well-being. There are sports courts, swimming pools, gymnasiums and cafeterias on the campuses. Further, regular fitness classes, sports meets, cross-disciplinary activities, competitions, cultural events, and fests are organized at the university. The University of Southampton also engages in various social and environmental awareness campaigns. Moreover, students get the opportunity to participate in community development initiatives. The university has the mission to build a better world with innovative minds.

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