Notifications of Vacancies

  • Thursday 7 June 2012
  • NO. 4992
  • VOL. 142

Please refer to the website, or contact the email address shown, for further details of the vacancy. For a full list of vacancies in the university and colleges, see

The university is committed to equality and valuing diversity.

University of Oxford

George Eastman Visiting Professor 2015–6

The University invites expressions of interest in the George Eastman Visiting Professorship in the academic year 2015–6 from citizens of the United States, in a branch of university study within the Medical Sciences or the Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences. Like previous holders of this distinguished chair, the new visiting professor will be eminent in teaching and/or research.

Information about the constituent units of the Medical Sciences Division and the Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences Division at Oxford may be found at

The Visiting Professor is normally resident in Oxford for one academic year and is required to deliver 24 lectures or classes during that time. In parallel with holding the chair, the Professor will be elected to a Professorial Fellowship at Balliol College. Eastman House, the official residence of the Professor, is provided rent-free. A professorial stipend is payable for the year, and the University meets the reasonable cost of the Professor's return air fare from the United States.

Enquiries from prospective candidates should be addressed by email to Candidates will be asked to seek nomination by another individual through one of the constituent units of the relevant Oxford division, and to supply a CV/list of publications and the names of three referees. The closing date for nominations is 1 October 2012.

Applications are particularly welcome from women and black and minority ethnic candidates, who are under-represented in academic posts in Oxford.

Other University Vacancies

Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine; Professorship of Respiratory Medicine; 23 July;

Colleges, Halls and Societies

St Hilda's; Assistant Junior Dean; noon, 21 June;

External Vacancies

University of Cambridge; Professorship of General Practice; 28 June;

University of Cambridge; Directorship of the Cambridge University Botanic Garden; 3 July;

University of Cambridge; Herchel Smith Professorship of Organic Chemistry; 9 July;

Peterhouse College, Cambridge; Fellowship in either Ancient, modern British or modern European History; £26,937; 25 June;

Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge; College Affiliated Lectureship in Law; £21,853–£24,979; 2 July;, Dr Jillaine Seymour at or