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

Nolloth Professor of the Philosophy of the Christian Religion
FACULTY of THEOLOGY and RELIGION in association with Oriel College
Closing date: 19/12/18

Associate Professorship of Cardiovascular Physiology
DEPARTMENT OF PHYSIOLOGY, ANATOMY and GENETICS in association with Exeter College
Grade 10a: £47,263 - £63,463 p.a.
Closing date: 12/11/18

Associate Professor of Social Science in Qualitative and Mixed Methods Health Research
NUFFIELD DEPARTMENT of PRIMARY CARE HEALTH SCIENCES in association with Green Templeton College
Grade 36: £47,263 - £63,463 p.a.
Closing date: 23/11/18

Associate Professorship of Archaeological Science
THE SCHOOL of ARCHAEOLOGY in association with St Cross College
Closing date: 23/11/18

Associate Professorship in Finance
SAID BUSINESS SCHOOL in association with Kellogg College
Closing date: 28/11/18

Barclay-Williams Professorship of Molecular Immunology
THE DUNN SCHOOL of PATHOLOGY in association with The Queen's College
Closing date: 12/11/18

Associate Professor of Experimental Pathology
SIR WILLIAM DUNN SCHOOL of PATHOLOGY in association with Oriel College
Closing date: 12/11/18

Associate Professorship in Theology and Religion: Hebrew Bible/Old Testament
WORCESTER COLLEGE in association with the Faculty of Theology and Religion
Closing date: 09/11/18

The June and Simon Li Associate Professorship (or Professorship) in the History of Chinese Art and Tutorial Fellowship in the History of Art
FACULTY of HISTORY in association with Lincoln College
Combined salary £46,336 - £62,219 p.a. (plus allowances)
Closing date: 09/11/18

Official (Tutorial) Fellowship in Classics and Associate Professorship or Professorship of Classical Languages and Literature
ST JOHN’S COLLEGE in association with the Faculty of Classics
Closing date: 08/11/18

Associate Professorship of Applied Linguistics
DEPARTMENT of EDUCATION in association with St John’s College
Closing date: 31/10/18

Associate Professorship of Economics
DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMICS and an Associated College
Closing date: 31/10/18

Edward Orsborn Professor of US Politics and Political History, and Director of the Rothermere American Institute
Closing date: 29/10/18

Departmental Lectureships

Departmental Lecturer and MSc Course Director; Biodiversity, Conservation and Management (BCM)
Closing date: 09/11/18

Academic Clinical Lecturer in Infectious Diseases with Medical Microbiology or General Internal Medicine
Grade A63 or A67: £32,478 - £57,444 p.a. dependent on qualifications and experience, in line with current pay protection and transitional arrangements in the NHS
Closing date: 31/10/18

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.

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