Academic vacancies

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

The University of Oxford directs applicants for the majority of vacancies to its online recruitment system. This system will be unavailable for use between 8.00 am on Monday 27 November 2017 and 7.00 pm on Tuesday 28 November in order that essential maintenance work can be undertaken.  If the vacancy you are interested in uses e-Recruitment, please revisit this site after 7.00 pm on Tuesday 28 November to proceed with your application. We hope that this does not inconvenience you.

Professorships and Associate Professorships

Professor of Bibliography and Modern Book History
FACULTY OF ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE in association with Jesus College
Closing date: 15/01/18

Professorship of Sociology
DEPARTMENT OF SOCIOLOGY in association with Nuffield College
Closing date: 15/01/18

Part-time Associate Professorship (Non-Tutorial Fellowship) in Fine Art
RUSKIN SCHOOL OF ART
Closing date: 08/01/18

Associate Professorship in Human Geography  (Grade 10a)
SCHOOL OF GEOGRAPHY AND THE ENVIRONMENT in association with Mansfield College
Closing date: 08/01/18

Associate Professor of Cardiovascular Physiology
DEPARTMENT OF PHYSIOLOGY, ANATOMY AND GENETICS
Closing date: 05/01/18

Associate Professor of Neuroscience
DEPARTMENT OF PHYSIOLOGY, ANATOMY AND GENETICS
Closing date: 05/01/18

Associate Professorship of Algorithms and Complexity Theory
DEPARTMENT OF COMPUTER SCIENCE
Closing date: 05/01/18

Tutorial Fellow and Associate Professorship or Professorship of Philosophy
PEMBROKE COLLEGE in association with Faculty of Philosophy
Closing date: 02/01/18

Associate Professorship (or Professorship) of American Literature
FACULTY OF ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE in association with Oriel College
Closing date: 18/12/17

Professorial Post in Public Policy (Security)
BLAVATNIK SCHOOL OF GOVERNMENT
Closing date: 15/12/17

Associate Professorships (or Professorships) of Philosophy (2 posts)  (Grade 10a)
FACULTY OF PHILOSOPHY in association with Exeter College or Worcester College
Closing date: 14/12/17

Official (Tutorial) Fellowship in French and Associate Professorship or Professorship of French
MAGDALEN COLLEGE in association with the Faculty of Medieval and Modern Languages
Closing date: 12/12/17

Nuffield Professorship of Clinical Medicine
NUFFIELD DEPARTMENT OF MEDICINE in association with Magdalen College
Closing date: 11/12/17

Associate Professorship in Physical Geography  (Grade 10a)
SCHOOL OF GEOGRAPHY AND THE ENVIRONMENT in association with Hertford College
Closing date: 11/12/17

Associate Professorship in Roman Archaeology and Art
FACULTY OF CLASSICS in association with Wolfson College
Closing date: 08/12/17

Associate Professorship of Political Theory
DEPARTMENT OF POLITICS AND INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS in association with Magdalen College
Closing date: 07/12/17

Associate Professorship/Professorship of Ancient History and Tutorial Fellowship in Ancient History
FACULTY OF CLASSICS in association with Corpus Christi College
Closing date: 07/12/17

Associate Professorship or Professorship and Tutorial Fellowship in Philosophy
UNIVERSITY COLLEGE in association with the Faculty of Philosophy
Closing date: 04/12/17

Official Studentship and Organist in association with an Associate Professorship in Music
CHRIST CHURCH in association with the Faculty of Music
Closing date: 01/12/17

Associate Professorship (or Professorship) of Statistics
DEPARTMENT OF STATISTICS in association with Jesus College
Closing date: 29/11/17

Official (Tutorial) Fellowship in Philosophy and Associate Professorship or Professorship of Philosophy
ST JOHN’S COLLEGE in association with the Faculty of Philosophy
Closing date: 27/11/17

Associate Professorship of Higher Education
DEPARTMENT of EDUCATION in association with Linacre College
Closing date: 27/11/17

Departmental Lectureships

The McDonald Departmental Lecturer in Christian Ethics  (Grade 7)
FACULTY OF THEOLOGY AND RELIGION
Closing date: 08/12/17

Part-time Departmental Lecturer in Environmental Science  (Grade 7)
DEPARTMENT FOR CONTINUING EDUCATION
Closing date: 01/12/17

Departmental Lecturer - Modern Iranian History  (Grade 7)
FACULTY OF ORIENTAL STUDIES
Closing date: 01/12/17

Departmental Lecturer - Philosophy of Physics
FACULTY OF PHILOSOPHY
Closing date: 29/11/17

Departmental Lecturer  (Grade 7)
DEPARTMENT OF POLITICS AND INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS
Closing date: 27/11/17

Academic Clinical Lecturer in General Practice  (Grade A68)
NUFFIELD DEPARTMENT OF PRIMARY CARE HEALTH SCIENCES
Closing date: 11/12/17

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.

Stevenson Junior Research Fellowship in Biochemistry
UNIVERSITY COLLEGE
Closing date: 16/01/18

Stevenson Junior Research Fellowship in Literature in English
UNIVERSITY COLLEGE
Closing date: 15/01/18

Research Fellowship in the Sciences
BALLIOL COLLEGE
Closing date: 12/01/18

Sir John Elliott Junior Research Fellowship in Spanish History (1400-1900)
EXETER COLLEGE
Closing date: 12/01/18

Junior Research Fellowship in Politics, Political Theory and International Relations
UNIVERSITY COLLEGE
Closing date: 08/01/18

Bennett Boskey Fellowship in Atlantic History (1700 - 1900)
EXETER COLLEGE
Closing date: 08/01/18

Junior Research Fellowship in Chemistry
UNIVERSITY COLLEGE
Closing date: 02/01/18

Esmée Fairbairn Junior Research Fellowship in Classics
NEW COLLEGE
Closing date: 11/12/17

Junior Research Fellowship in Economics
THE QUEEN'S COLLEGE
Closing date: 08/12/17

Stipendiary Lecturership in Computer Science
UNIVERSITY COLLEGE
Closing date: 01/12/17

Henry Skynner Research Fellowship in Astrophysics
BALLIOL COLLEGE
Closing date: 30/11/17

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