The University of Oxford’s Humanities Division, in association with Brasenose College, is offering a Postdoctoral Fellowship from 1 October 2014 on a full-time fixed-term contract for 3 years.
The fellowship is designed to support a promising academic who has completed her or his doctorate and is developing a new academic project. During the tenure of the post, the fellow will develop experience in research, teaching and organising academic initiatives. The fellowship is hosted by the Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities (TORCH), which stimulates and supports research activity that transcends disciplinary and institutional boundaries. For more details see http://www.torch.ox.ac.uk.
The successful applicant will pursue a research project in one of the following three areas: Orientophilia, Medieval Studies, or Race and Resistance Across Borders. Further details on research networks in these areas in TORCH are available in the job description.
The Hulme Postdoctoral Fellow will be a member of the Senior Common Room at Brasenose College for the full duration of the fellowship and expected to contribute to the intellectual life of both the college and their faculty. Applicants will have completed a doctorate by the date of taking up the fellowship and be at an early stage of an academic career with a commitment to their own professional development and progression to an academic post.
Applications must be submitted online.
The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on 11 April 2014. You will be required to upload a supporting statement, a CV, and other documents as detailed in the job description.