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6-hour Stipendiary Lecturership in Politics

Job title: 6-hour Stipendiary Lecturership in Politics

Salary: £13,756 - £15,471 pa (in 2020-21 terms)

Job role Stipendiary Lecturer

Subject Politics

Closing date and time: 28/10/2021 12:00 pm

Jesus College Oxford invites applications for a fixed-term six-hour Stipendiary Lecturership in Politics from 1 January 2022 until 31 December 2022.

The successful candidate will be able to teach political theory to undergraduates including the political theory side of the Prelims Politics paper, the Theory of Politics Finals paper, and one or more of the political theory-related option papers for Finals (e.g., Plato to Rousseau, Bentham to Weber, Marx and Marxism, Advanced Paper in Theories of Justice). In addition, they will be expected to set and mark College examinations, to participate in the routine administration of PPE and History & Politics, to take part in undergraduate admissions, and to assist in the pastoral care of undergraduates reading the subject.

Candidates should have a strong educational background, with a good first degree in Politics or equivalent and should be close to completion of or have obtained a doctorate in Politics or a related field with a specialism in political theory/political philosophy. Some teaching experience would be an advantage.

The salary for the post is on a scale from £13,756 – £15,471 pa (in 2020-21 terms) depending on qualifications and experience, and membership of USS is offered. The lecturer will have an SCR dining allowance in weeks 0 to 9 of each term.  A research allowance and teaching book allowance are also offered, as well as access to a teaching room.

How to apply:

Further particulars and details of how to apply can be found here. They are also available from the Academic Services Manager, Jesus College, Oxford OX1 3DW (asm@jesus.ox.ac.uk).

The closing date is noon on 28 October 2021 and it is expected that interviews will take place on 18 November 2021.

Jesus College, Oxford is an equal opportunities employer.