Associate Professorship (or Professorship) of Philosophy of Economics

Faculty of Philosophy, University of Oxford in Association with Jesus College, Oxford

Salary range: £48,114 - £64,605 per annum plus allowances, including a housing allowance of £13,237 p.a. and access to an equity sharing scheme. A responsibility allowance of £1,554 per annum and a health insurance scheme for the post holder and family members is also available. An additional salary payment of £2,804 per annum would be payable upon award of title of full Professor (without change to the duties of the post).

Jesus College, Turl Street, Oxford, OX1 3DW

Faculty of Philosophy, University of Oxford, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter 555, Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6GG

The Faculty of Philosophy wishes to appoint an Associate Professor (or Professor) in the Philosophy of Economics, in association with a Tutorial Fellowship at Jesus College. The successful candidate will have an Area of Specialization in Philosophy of Economics, together with a broad range of philosophical interests. This post is available from 1 September 2020, or as soon as possible thereafter. This is a permanent appointment (subject to initial probation).

The successful candidate will be expected to engage in advanced research and must be able to provide research-led teaching and supervision at all levels, undergraduate and graduate. The successful candidate will also be expected to provide small-group undergraduate teaching for Jesus College, in the form of tutorials, on a range of subjects at both introductory and advanced levels. 

Candidates must demonstrate a research record of international standing appropriate to the stage of their career; the ability to deliver excellent teaching; the ability to supervise graduate students; and a willingness to undertake administration and pastoral responsibilities on behalf of Jesus College and of the University. Candidates should hold a completed doctorate, or a completed doctoral dissertation submitted for examination by the advertised closing date for this position, in Philosophy or a closely related field. 

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

The closing date for applications is 12 noon on 27 January 2020.  Interviews are expected to be held in late February or early March 2020.

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The University of Oxford and Jesus College are equal opportunities employers.