Research Fellowship in the Sciences

Closing date: 
Friday 12 January
Non-stipendiary (with benefits)

The College proposes to elect a non-stipendiary Research Fellow in a Science subject, from 1 October 2018. Eligible subjects are: Biological Sciences, Computer Science, Engineering Science, Mathematics, Plant Sciences, Statistics, Zoology.*

The Fellowship is a three-year fixed-term position, and the successful applicant should normally – at the time of taking up the post – be in possession of a doctorate. Applicants should also be able to demonstrate that they will have funding in place, as well as a position in the University of Oxford or other local research institution, for the duration of the Fellowship. Candidates should not normally have completed a PhD or equivalent earlier than 1 October 2010 (with the exception of career breaks, e.g. for parental leave), and the College especially encourages applications from those who have not yet had a comparable college-linked position. 

*The College has already filled comparable positions in Physics and Medicine. It expects to advertise a 4-year Career Development Fellowship in Chemistry shortly.

For more information, including details of how to apply, please see these further particulars.

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