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Currently advertised College vacancies 

John G Winant Associate Professor in US Foreign Policy  

Department of Politics and International Relations, Manor Road, Oxford in association with Nuffield College  

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

The Department of Politics and International Relations at Oxford is an internationally renowned centre of excellence for teaching and research. The study of these disciplines at Oxford has a long and distinguished history and the department is one of the largest in the field in the UK.

The Department, in association with Nuffield College, now seeks to appoint an inspirational teacher and an accomplished research scholar to the John G Winant Associate Professorship in US Foreign Policy. This post is full-time, and subject to completion of a successful review, permanent and is available from the start of the 2017/2018 academic year, or on a mutually agreed date soon after. 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 International Relations and US Foreign Policy, to take part in graduate teaching in International Relations including a graduate course in US Foreign Policy, and to participate in supervision, examining, assessment and the admission of students to the Department and College. Applications are welcomed from outstanding candidates with research and teaching expertise in any major aspect of American foreign policy and of the role of the United States in world politics.

The successful candidate will hold a doctorate in International Relations and/or Political Science or an associated field and will have a strong record of research at an international level along with an exciting vision for future research. Demonstrable ability and commitment to providing outstanding class, supervision and tutorial teaching to high-achieving MPhil and DPhil students in International Relations are essential. 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 salary and non-salary benefits, and details of how to apply.
 
Applications for this vacancy are to be made on-line. To apply for this role and for further details please click on the link below.

The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on Wednesday 3 May 2017.

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


  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. Advertisements for available Research Fellowships are always placed on this webpage as well as in the press.  
 

Administrative Officer (Groups & Visitors)
Grade C/D: £20,974 - £25,590 per annum
Nuffield College invites applications for the position of Administrative Officer (Groups & Visitors) which is available immediately and on a fixed-term basis until 31 December 2017. This is a key role within the College’s Academic Administration team, providing dedicated support to the three subject groups within College (Economics, Politics, and Sociology), including servicing group meetings, and providing support for seminars and other academic events. In addition, you will be responsible for administering the process of appointing academic and student visitors to the College, and you will be expected to provide administrative support for the College’s academic activities more generally as required.
You must have administrative experience, as a result of work or study, and be able to demonstrate strong interpersonal and communication skills, excellent organizational and IT skills, a flexible and proactive approach to work, and a commitment to supporting and improving the academic administration functions of the College. Experience of servicing committees, of planning and managing events, and of managing websites would be an advantage.
Further information, including the full set of selection criteria, can be found in the Further Particulars.
Applications, consisting of a covering letter and CV, stating the names and postal and e-mail addresses of two referees, together with a Recruitment Monitoring Form should be submitted to vacancies@nuffield.ox.ac.uk or to the Human Resources Department, Nuffield College, New Road, Oxford OX1 1NF no later than 12.00 noon on Friday 28th April 2017.
Nuffield College exists to promote excellence in education and research, and is an equal opportunities employer committed to equality and valuing diversity. Applications are particularly welcome from women, from disabled people and from black or ethnic minority candidates, who are currently under-represented in posts in the College. 

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Recruitment monitoring form


 
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