Academic vacancies

The University of Oxford and the Oxford Colleges advertise a range of academic vacancies. A limited selection of these vacancies are displayed on this webpage. 

  • To view all academic vacancies at the University of Oxford, please go to the Job Search webpage and select the relevant search criteria (e.g. Academic, All Departments).
  • An extensive list of academic and research vacancies in the Oxford Colleges can be found on the Conference of Colleges webpage.

Please note that the University of Oxford's retirement policy has changed. With effect from 1 October 2017, all academic and academic-related employees at Grade 8 and above have a retirement age of the 30 September before the 69th birthday. Further details are available here

Professorships and Associate Professorships

Associate Professor of Analysis and Partial Differential Equations
MATHEMATICAL INSTITUTE in association with St Hilda's College
Closing date: 07/02/19

Associate Professor of Computer Science (Quantum Computing)
DEPARTMENT OF COMPUTER SCIENCE, Parks Road, Oxford
Closing Date: 13/02/19

Associate Professorship of Petrology and Crustal Processes
DEPARTMENT OF EARTH SCIENCES in association with St Cross College
Closing date: 15/02/19

Associate Professorship (or Professorship) of Zoology
DEPARTMENT OF ZOOLOGY
Closing date: 18/02/19

Associate Professorship of Teacher Education
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION in association with St Anne's College
Closing date: 20/02/19

Associate Professorship (or Professorship) of Statistics in Statistical and Population Genomics
DEPARTMENT OF STATISTICS in association with Somerville College
Closing date: 21/02/19

Associate Professor of Sanskrit
FACULTY OF ORIENTAL STUDIES
Closing date: 22/02/19

Associate Professorship (or Professorship) of Marine Ecology or Freshwater Ecology
DEPARTMENT OF ZOOLOGY
Closing date: 04/03/19

Associate Professorship (or Professorship) of Condensed Matter Physics (Semiconductors, Nanostructures and Devices)
DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICS
Closing date: 06/03/19

Associate Professorship (or Professorship) of Evolutionary Biology and Tutorial Fellowship in Zoology
DEPARTMENT OF ZOOLOGY
Closing date: 08/03/19

Professorship of English Law
FACULTY OF LAW in association with St John's College
Closing date: 11/03/19

Hooke Professor of Experimental Physics
DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICS in association with St Hugh's College
Closing date: 11/03/19

Wykeham Professor of Physics
DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICS in association with New College
Closing date: 18/03/19

Associate Professor of Plant Sciences in Association with Wadham College
DEPARTMENT OF PLANT SCIENCES
Closing date: 25/04/19

Associate Professor in Visual, Material, and Museum Anthropology
SCHOOL OF ANTHROPOLOGY AND MUSEUM ETHNOGRAPHY in association with St Peter's College
Closing date: 15/05/19

Departmental Lectureships

Departmental Lecturer in Fine Art
RUSKIN SCHOOL OF ART in association with Brasenose College
Closing date:22/02/19

Departmental Lecturership in Diplomatic Studies
DEPARTMENT OF INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT
Closing date: 18/02/19

Department Lecturer in Physical and Theoretical Chemistry in association with St Peter’s and other colleges
PHYSICAL AND THEORETICAL CHEMISTRY in Association with St Peter's and Other Colleges
Closing date: 11/03/19

Academic College Posts

The posts listed below are offered by individual Oxford colleges, each of which is an independent employer with its own terms and conditions of employment which are different from the University terms and conditions as described elsewhere on this website. Each college has its own website for further information.

Departmental Lecturer in Development Studies (2 posts)
OXFORD DEPARTMENT OF INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT
Closing date: 22/02/19

Departmental Lecturer in Greek Literature
FACULTY OF CLASSICS, Ioannou Centre for Classical and Byzantine Studies and Lady Margaret Hall~
Closing date: 22/02/19

Fixed-Term Tutorial Fellowship in Public and EU Law
WORCESTER COLLEGE
Closing date: 04/03/19

The Simon and June Li Fellowship (Fixed-Term) In English Literature
LINCOLN COLLEGE
Closing date: 04/03/19

Departmental Lecturer in English Language and Literature
FACULTY OF ENGLISH in association with Harris Manchester College
Closing date: 04/03/19

Associate Professorship and Tutorial Fellowship in Law
FACULTY OF LAW in association with St Edmund Hall
Closing date: 04/03/19

Associate Professorship (or Professorship) of Philosophy in the Philosophy of Mind
FACULTY OF PHILOSOPHY in association with St Hilda's College
Closing date: 07/03/19

Tutorial Fellowship and Director of the Centre for Baptist Studies
Regent's Park College
Closing date: 08/03/19

Departmental Lecturer in Medieval French
FACULTY OF MEDIEVAL AND MODERN LANGUAGES in association with Balliol College
Closing date: 11/03/19

Tutorial Fellowship and Associate Professorship in Law
FACULTY OF LAW in association with Harris Manchester College
Closing date: 17/03/19

Associate Professorship (or Professorship) in Philosophy
FACULTY OF PHILOSOPHY in association with Worcester College
Closing date: 18/03/19

Stipendiary Lecturership in Organic Chemistry
BRASENOSE COLLEGE
Closing date: 25/03/19

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