New vacancy: Associate Professorship in Medical Anthropology

School of Anthropology and Museum Ethnography in association with St Cross College


Grade 10a (36S): £48,835 - £65,574 p.a plus College benefits

Vacancy No. 155822

The School of Anthropology and Museum Ethnography (SAME), in association with St Cross College, seek to appoint an inspirational teacher and accomplished research scholar to an Associate Professorship in Medical Anthropology. Applications are welcomed from outstanding candidates with teaching experience and a strong research background in Medical Anthropology, and experience of ethnographic fieldwork.

The postholder will primarily provide teaching and supervision for the Medical Anthropology MSc and MPhil programmes, and will be expected to supervise DPhil students. The postholder will also be expected to contribute administratively to the School.  The appointee will be a Governing Body Fellow of St Cross College.

Appointments to Associate Professorships are confirmed as permanent on successful completion of a review during the first 5 years. Any offer made will be subject to pre-employment checks.

The post is offered on a full-time basis, available from Michaelmas Term 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter.

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

The deadline for applications is 12 noon on 21 February 2022.

It is expected that interviews will take place on 17 or 18 March 2022.

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