Mary R. Emerson Career Development Fellowship in Engineering Science

Applications are invited for a Career Development Fellowship in Engineering Science at St Hugh’s College, Oxford, tenable from 1 October 2020 or as soon as possible thereafter. This is a fixed-term 3-year position, and will suit an individual who has recently completed a PhD/DPhil, and who wishes to develop their academic career by furthering their research while gaining experience of teaching.

The duties of the postholder will be: to carry out research of international standing; to offer an average of 3 hours teaching each week during term for the College; to assist in directing studies, admissions, and pastoral care of undergraduates; to promote women in Engineering Science through events with the College and University, as well as schools, industry, and the wider community.

The stipend will be based on the University’s scale for Fixed-Term Fellows (Grade 6), starting at around £30,942 p.a. there will be an initial probationary period of 1 year. A Career Development Fellow of St Hugh’s College is entitled to free meals at common table, and some support is available for research-related costs

The formal selection criteria for the post are as follows:

  • Evidence of ability to produce work of international standing within the candidate’s field of research.
  • Evidence of ability to teach undergraduate students Engineering Science at the highest.
  • The candidate should have already received the degree of PhD/DPhil or equivalent at the point of application. The candidate should not normally have accumulated more than 7 years (not counting career breaks) in full-time graduate study or research.

The deadline for applications is 9.00am on 20 May 2020.

Please see the further particulars for more information.