School of Anthropology and Museum Ethnography in association with St John’s College
ASSOCIATE PROFESSORSHIP OR PROFESSORSHIP IN THE SOCIAL ANTHROPOLOGY OF THE MIDDLE EAST
Grade 10a: Salary £44,620 – £59,914 p.a. (the post holder will also be entitled to receive a range of pensionable college allowances up to a maximum of £12,727 p.a.)
Applications are invited for a full time Associate Professor (or Professor) in the field of the Social Anthropology of the Middle East. The post is tenable from 1 September 2015 or as soon as possible thereafter and will be offered in conjunction with a Tutorial Fellowship in Archaeology and Anthropology at St John’s College. The appointment is initially for 5 years at which point, upon completion of a successful review, the post-holder will be eligible for reappointment to the retiring age. The post will be based at the School of Anthropology and Museum Ethnography, Banbury Road, Oxford and St John’s College, St Giles’, Oxford.
The successful candidate will have an active and world-leading research profile and will contribute to teaching in the School of Anthropology, including lecturing, examining and graduate supervision, pastoral care of graduate students, and assistance with the administration and organisation of teaching and research. As a Fellow of St John’s College, the successful candidate will participate in the administration and governance of the College, organise and deliver teaching to undergraduates and act as a College Adviser to graduate students.
Applicants should have a doctorate in social anthropology already awarded at the time of application, and specialize in the social anthropology of the Middle East. Applicants need evidence of substantial research accomplishments and the ability to raise research funding; evidence of a significant and realizable research plan; the ability to supervise the work of under/post graduate students and teach effectively; and an excellent record of interpersonal skills necessary for pastoral care of students, collaboration and team work.
Applicants should submit a letter of application supported by a curriculum vitae, a statement of research interests and a list of publications (8 copies, or one copy for overseas applicants) and provide the names and addresses of three referees. Applications should be sent by post to Miss Michelle Mhlanga, School of Anthropology, 51-53 Banbury Road, Oxford OX2 6PE, UK, to arrive no later than noon UK time on Monday 23rd November 2014. Emailed applications will be accepted only from overseas applicants (to firstname.lastname@example.org).
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