In association with the Jessica Rawson Fellowship in Modern Asian History
Grade 30S: £47,263 - £63,463 pa
The University of Oxford Faculty of History are seeking to appoint an Associate Professor (or Professor) of Chinese History from 1 September 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter; the appointment will be made in association with the Jessica Rawson Fellowship in Modern Asian History at Merton College.
- have research and teaching expertise in Chinese and Asian history after 1800;
- conduct advanced research;
- give lectures, classes and tutorials;
- supervise, support and examine students at the undergraduate and graduate levels; and
- undertake administrative duties for both the Faculty and College.
You will also play a strategic role in developing research programmes in the field and actively participate in the governance of the Faculty and College.
You will have a doctorate in a relevant field and an internationally recognisable academic and research track record within the field of Chinese History since 1800 (appropriate to the career stage and individual circumstances). You will have the ability to educate and inspire graduate and undergraduate students, and sufficiently wide historical interests to contribute effectively to the long-term development of the study of Chinese History at Oxford. Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills are essential.
Combined University and College salary £47,263 - £63,463 p.a., plus additional benefits and allowances including a household allowance of £10,000 p.a. An additional £2,700 is available if the title of Professor is awarded.
The closing date for applications is 12:00 noon on Thursday 20 December.
Applications are particularly welcome from women and black and minority ethnic candidates, who are under-represented in academic posts in Oxford.
For further information contact Jeannie Scott.