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Herminio Martins

We are very sorry to announce the death of Herminio Martins, Emeritus Fellow at St Antony's College, and former Fellow of the Latin American Centre. Our sincerest condolences go to his family and friends during this difficult time. 

Part-time Departmental Lecturer in African Studies

Grade 7:  £30,434 - £37,394 per annum (pro rata)

 Fixed term until July 2016

 The African Studies Centre in the School of Interdisciplinary Area Studies seeks applications from candidates for a fixed term part-time Departmental Lecturership.  The Lecturership is tenable from 1 October 2015 until July 2016 and the post holder will be required to work 50% of full –time hours.   

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