St Catherine’s College in Association with Faculty of Law, University of Oxford Associate Professorship and Tutorial Fellowship in Law

OK not a law firm job but interesting nevertheless…

St Catherine’s College and the Faculty of Law in the University of Oxford propose to appoint a Associate Professor and Tutorial Fellow in Law, with effect from the start of the 2017/18 academic year, or as soon as possible thereafter. This is a permanent full-time position based at St Catherine’s College, Manor Road, Oxford, OX1 3UJ with some responsibilities carried out at the Faculty of Law, St Cross Building, St Cross Rd, Oxford, OX1 3UL.

SALARY: British Pound 45,562 – 61,179 per annum (plus British Pound 8,262 per annum taxable and pensionable College housing allowance if living outside College and other benefits).

JOB DESCRIPTION: The person appointed will be expected to engage in advanced study or research in Law, and to give high-quality tutorials, classes, supervision and lectures at both undergraduate and graduate level. The appointee will be an Official Fellow of St Catherine’s College and a trustee and member of its Governing Body.

The College’s requirement is for someone willing and able to take tutorial responsibility and teach at least two and preferably three of the following undergraduate subjects: Administrative Law, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, Land Law, and Trusts.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants should have a higher degree in Law (whether doctorate or LLM equivalent) already awarded at the time of interview; and should demonstrate scholarship of the highest quality, a sound knowledge of Law in the relevant subjects, an understanding of the needs of students, and excellent communication, interpersonal and organisational skills.

Applications are welcome from individuals at all stages in their research career who meet the selection criteria. Applications are particularly welcome from women and black and minority ethnic candidates, who are under-represented in academic posts in Oxford.

FURTHER INFORMATION: Further particulars may be obtained from or, in case of difficulty, obtained from the Personnel Advisor, St Catherine’s College, Oxford, OX1 3UJ (Email: [email protected]).

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Applications should be sent, in a single PDF file by email if possible, to the Personnel Advisor, St Catherine’s College, Oxford, OX1 3UJ (Email: [email protected]) to arrive not later than 12.00 noon GMT on Friday 26 May. Applications must include: a completed Application Cover Form (available to download as part of the further particulars); a short covering letter or statement, which should set out which subjects you could offer to teach for the College, and which for the Faculty; a brief description of teaching experience; a statement of current and proposed research; a full curriculum vitae, including a list of publications; and the names of three referees. Two pieces of written work and a recruitment monitoring form should also be submitted (see further particulars for details). Candidates should supply each of their referees with a copy of the further particulars and ask them to write directly to the Personnel Advisor, by email if possible, by the same closing date.

Interviews will be held at St Catherine’s on Thursday 22 June.

The closing date for applications and the last date for receipt of references direct from referees, is 12.00 noon GMT on Thursday 25 May.