UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD
Regius Professorship of Greek
in association with Christ Church
Start date: 1 October 2015 or as soon as possible thereafter.
A Regius Professor of Greek is due to be appointed by Her Majesty the Queen at the University of Oxford with effect from 1 October 2015 or as soon as possible thereafter. The Professor will have a high international profile in the study of Greek language and literature, together with broad intellectual interests and sympathies, enabling her or him to enhance the global standing of the Faculty of Classics in research and to develop interdisciplinary connections within Oxford and beyond. She or he will offer academic leadership, engage in world-class research, and promote a culture of obtaining research funding among colleagues and graduate students. She or he will play a central role in graduate teaching and examining and will locate her or himself at the heart of graduate activities in the Faculty; she or he will also make important contributions to undergraduate teaching. She or he will contribute, as appropriate, to the Faculty’s development initiatives and to its active programme of outreach in schools and the wider community.
Deadline for applications: Monday 8 December 2014. For more details about the post and full application instructions, see here.
Applications are particularly welcome from women and black and minority ethnic candidates, who are under-represented in academic posts in Oxford.
The University of Oxford is committed to equality and values diversity