Current Jobs and Vacancies

Below are all the currently open vacancies which the Gazette has been asked to publish. For a full list of all University vacancies, see: For a list of all college vacancies, see:

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University of Oxford

Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Education)

The University of Oxford is seeking to appoint a full-time Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Education) to provide leadership across the University and externally in respect of Oxford's educational provision, which is a key component of its academic mission. The appointment will commence on 1 January 2018.

The Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Education) will take a major responsibility for the delivery of the University's undergraduate and graduate education activities, in collaboration with the University's colleges, the academic divisions and the Department for Continuing Education. The key responsibilities of this post are to provide strategic leadership across the University, and externally, in respect of teaching and learning, and to represent the University in these matters nationally and internationally; to chair the University's Education Committee; to provide strategic advice to the Vice-Chancellor, the University's Council and other senior colleagues on all aspects of teaching and learning activity; and to oversee the University's arrangements and provision for aspects of the 'student experience', including careers, sport, student health and welfare, admissions and access.

Deadline for applications: Monday, 31 July. For more details about the post and full application instructions, see:

Other University vacancies

Any department in either the Humanities or Medical Sciences Divisions; George Eastman Visiting Professorship for 2019–20; £66,693; 9 October; or

Rothermere American Institute; Edward Orsborn Professorship of US Politics and Political History and Director of the Rothermere American Institute; 29 September;

Faculty of English Language and Literature; Merton Professorship of English Language and Literature; 15 September;

Faculty of Law; Professorship of Socio-Legal Studies; 29 September;

Nuffield Department of Medicine; Nuffield Professorship of Clinical Medicine; 6 October;

Nuffield Department of Population Health; Professorship of Epidemiology; 2 October;

Department of Statistics in association with Jesus; Associate Professorship of Statistics; from £45,562 plus additional benefits including start-up funding of £10,000 and college benefits; noon, 30 August; or

Department of Statistics in association with St Peter's; Professorship of Applied Statistics; 18 September;

Colleges, Halls and Societies

All Souls; Examination Fellowships; up to £15,480 plus £5,509 housing allowance if eligible; 4pm, 4 September;

All Souls; Visiting Fellowships 2018–19; accommodation, a college study and free lunches and dinners; 4pm, 25 August;

All Souls; Senior Research Fellowships in Classics, Literature in English, and Theoretical Physics; £100,086–£109,361 including £6,308 housing allowance if eligible; noon, 15 September;

Corpus Christi; Visiting Fellow and Visiting Scholar 2018–19; 3 November;

Exeter; Database and Research Officer; £24,565–£29,301; 9am (BST), 24 July;

Exeter; Development Officer (Regular Giving); £25,000–£30,000; noon (BST), 28 July;

Exeter; Senior Development Executive; £35,000–£42,000; noon (BST), 28 July;

Hertford; fixed-term stipendiary Lecturer in Physical Geography; £13,026–£14,651 plus benefits; noon, 25 August;

Jesus; non-stipendiary Junior Research Fellowship in Computer Science; £2,227 pa salary enhancement; 8 September;

New College; part-time Weekend Breakfast/Salad Chef; £21,840 pro rata;

New College; Food and Beverage/Hall Supervisor; £19,458–£20,046;

Oriel; Turpin Junior Research Fellowship in Humanities; £21,534; noon, 7 August;

Pembroke; full- or part-time stipendiary Lectureship (Career Development) in Economics; £26,052–£29,301 pro rata; noon, 31 July;

Queen's; part-time Head Gardener (0.6FTE); up to £18,000; noon, 4 August;

Queen's; Lodge Porter (minimum 16 hrs pw); £10 ph; noon, 4 August;

St Catherine's; Fellowship by Special Election and stipendiary Lecturership in Biomedical Sciences; noon, 22 August;

St John's; Administrative Officer; noon, 27 July;

St Peter's; 2-hour College Lectureship in English Literature 1760–1830; £4,342–£4,884; 26 July;

Wadham; stipendiary Lecturership in Human Sciences; £13,026; 11 August;

Wolfson; Academic Registrar Secondment; 11 August; £31,183–£36,314;

External Vacancies

University of Cambridge; George Pitt-Rivers Professorship of Archaeological Science; 22 September;

University of Cambridge; Jennifer Ward Oppenheimer Professorship of the Deep History and Archaeology of Africa; 26 September;

General Manager, Graduate Union, Cambridge; £27,629–£32,958 plus pension; 10am, 24 July;

Corpus Christi College, Cambridge; 3-year Chaplain/Dean of Chapel; salary based on current Ely Diocesan incumbents' rate; 28 July;

Downing College, Cambridge; Master; 2 August;

Jesus College, Cambridge; 3-year Research Fellowships, 2 in Arts and 1 in Science (with effect from 1 October 2018); from £21,220; 28 August (online application available from 28 July);

Queens' College, Cambridge; Junior Research Fellowship in Earth Sciences (with effect from 1 October 2018); from £21,843 plus benefits; noon, 1 September;

Queens' College, Cambridge; Junior Research Fellowship in Sociology (with effect from 1 October 2018); from £21,843 plus benefits; noon, 1 September;

Trinity College, Cambridge; Junior Research Fellowships; £32,213 plus benefits; 11.59pm, 31 August; or

Cambridge Colleges Research Fellowships 2018–19

A number of Cambridge colleges propose to hold competitions for Research Fellowships tenable from the start of the academic year 2018–19 with closing dates for application on or near 1 October. Advertisements will appear online at not later than 31 August.  Advertisements for competitions with a later closing date will normally appear in the Cambridge University Reporter and the Gazette as well as online, not less than 28 days before the closing date.