Departmental Lecturer in Sociology (2 posts)
Posted: 08 Jun 2018

The Department of Sociology wishes to appoint two full-time Departmental Lecturers in Sociology. These are fixed-term appointments for 3 years commencing from 1 September 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter (and no later than 1 January 2019).

These two posts are an excellent opportunity to join and contribute to the teaching and research that goes on at the Department at one of the world’s leading universities. They represent an opportunity to develop a career as both a researcher and teacher at Oxford University.
The appointees will teach and examine students taking the MSc in Sociology and the MPhil in Sociology and Demography by leading on or contributing to some of the core papers, including training in quantitative methods and the option papers, according to the appointees’ expertise and the Department’s needs. Your teaching duties will also include contributing to the undergraduate teaching. You will also undertake independent research and contribute to the Department’s research programme for the duration of these posts.
The ideal candidates will hold a relevant PhD/DPhil (or be near completion) in sociology, social sciences, or relevant field. You will also need to have an outstanding record of research and publications commensurate with the candidate’s career stage. Ability to teach and supervise at undergraduate and graduate levels is also essential.
Applications for this vacancy are to be made online. To apply for this role and for further details, including the job description and selection criteria, please click on the link below:
The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on 10 July 2018. We aim to interview on Monday 23 July 2018.
Applications are particularly welcome from women and black and minority ethnic candidates who are under-represented in academic posts in Oxford.

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