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Associate Professorship of Economics

Title: Associate Professorship of Economics

  • Employer: University of Oxford (Economics)
  • Location: United Kingdom
  • Position Type: Associate Professor
  • Deadline: Nov 9, 2017

  • Job Description:

    Associate Professorship of Economics
    (2 posts)

    Department of Economics, Manor Road Building, Oxford and an Associated College

    Grade 10a: Salary ranges between £46,336 - £62,219 p.a. plus college housing allowances

    The University is seeking to appoint full-time Associate Professors of Economics for the academic year 2018/19. The University of Oxford uses the grade of Associate Professor for most of its senior academic appointments. This grade is roughly equivalent to Associate Professor in the USA. Associate Professors are eligible for consideration through regular recognition of distinction exercises for award of the title of full Professor.

    The posts are associated with Tutorial Fellowships at Hertford and St John’s. Duties will include undertaking independent research and securing funding to support the Department’s research activities, together with teaching and supervision responsibilities for the Department of Economics and the colleges.

    Applications are invited from candidates with a completed doctorate in Economics and postdoctoral experience in an academic position from any field of economics, however Hertford College particularly welcomes applications from those with specialisms in macroeconomics or applied micro/econometrics. St John’s College would welcome applications from those who can teach quantitative economics. Additionally, applicants should have a proven high standard of research and the ability to enthuse and inspire students at both undergraduate and graduate level through tutorials, classes, lectures, and supervision.

    The appointments are for 5 years in the first instance, with reappointment to retirement upon completion of a successful review.

    The Department and Colleges offer an exciting research and teaching environment, and an attractive financial package to the successful applicants.

    Salary ranges between £46,336 and £62,219 p.a. plus additional benefits which vary between colleges, including housing allowances ranging between £9,437 and £13,500 p.a. or in some instances include residential living accommodation provided by the College free of charge - please refer to the college specific Further Particulars for further details of the benefits including the annual research allowances which range between £4,058 and £5,000.

    Associate professors who are awarded the title of full professor may receive from the University an additional salary payment of £2,700 p.a.

    Candidates must submit applications online via Econjobmarket.

    The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on 10 November 2017. Interviews are confirmed to be held on 21st and 22nd November 2017

    Please refer to the further particulars by using the following link:

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

    Please note that the University of Oxford's retirement policy has changed. With effect from 1 October 2017, all employees at Grade 8 and above have a retirement age of the 30 September before the 69th birthday. All employees at Grades 1-7 do not have a set retirement age. Further details are available here:

  • This position has closed. Applications are no longer accepted.