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  Associate Professorship of Social Demography

The Department of Sociology, Manor Road, Oxford and the School of Anthropology and Museum Ethnography, 51/53 Banbury Road, Oxford in association with Nuffield College, Oxford 

Grade 10a (36S): From £45,562 p.a. plus pensionable College Allowance of £21,915 p.a.

The Department of Sociology and the School of Anthropology and Museum Ethnography (SAME) at Oxford, which are internationally renowned centres of excellence for teaching and research, in association with Nuffield College, now seek to appoint an accomplished research scholar and an inspirational teacher to the post of Associate Professor of Social Demography. This post is full-time, and subject to completion of a successful review, permanent and is available from the start of the 2017/18 academic year, or as soon as possible thereafter. This joint appointment will be held in conjunction with a Non-tutorial Professorial Fellowship at Nuffield College.

The successful candidate will be expected to engage in advanced, internationally excellent research in the field of social demography and to take part in teaching of demography courses in the Undergraduate Human Sciences Degree at the School of Anthropology and in the 2-year MPhil in Sociology and Demography at the Department of Sociology, and to participate in supervision, examining, assessment and the admission of students to the Department, the School and the College.

The successful candidate will hold a doctorate in a relevant subject area, have specific research and teaching interest in any area of social demography, with the ability to contribute to research methods training at the graduate level. They will demonstrate a strong record of research at an international level along with an exciting vision for future research and a commitment to providing outstanding class, supervision and tutorial teaching to high-achieving and challenging graduate and undergraduate students. Applications from candidates experienced in securing research funding would be particularly welcome.

Associate Professors who are awarded the title of full professor may receive from the University an additional salary payment of £2,655 p.a.

The duties and skills required are described in more detail in the further particulars, available here.  The further particulars contain information on additional non-salary benefits and details of how to apply.

The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on Thursday 13 April 2017 and interviews are planned for Tuesday, 23 May 2017.

Applications are particularly welcome from women and black and minority ethnic candidates, who are under-represented in academic posts in Oxford.

 Research Fellowships
The College has a number of Research Fellowships designed (fully or partially) to support people to carry out research at Nuffield for limited periods of time. The responsibility of a Research Fellow is to engage in independent scholarly research and to take part in the intellectual life of the College. Adverts for these positions are always placed on this webpage as well as in the press. Information about these positions is available below.

Jemolo Fellowships

Applications have closed for the Academic Year 2015/16.

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