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Find An Expert

Are you a journalist looking for an Oxford academic to provide expert comment and/or background briefing on a story?

Find An Expert offers journalists quick and easy access to Oxford academics who may be able to help. 

If you cannot locate an expert using this service, please contact the News and Information Office for additional advice. We may be able to suggest someone who is not listed here, and we also hold alternative contact details for a number of academics.

We have an ISDN line at our office in central Oxford for live and pre-recorded radio interviews which can be booked for Oxford University stories during office hours. 

Oxford academics who are interested in appearing in Find An Expert or in other media work should contact the News and Information Office or complete this form.

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Please note that this site is only for use by journalists. Unfortunately, our experts are not able to provide advice to members of the public.

If you want to employ an Oxford academic as a consultant or expert witness, please contact Oxford University Consulting.

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