Staff Vacancies

 

Associate Professor (or Professor) of Evolutionary Ecology

Salary: From: £45,562 p.a.

The Department of Zoology proposes to appoint an Associate Professor or Professor in Evolutionary Ecology with effect from 1 September 2018. The successful candidate will be offered a Tutorial Fellowship by St Anne’s College, under arrangements described in the further particulars. The salary scale will be from £45,562 p.a. plus additional benefits including college housing allowance of £8,932 p.a. An allowance of £2,655 p.a. would be payable upon award of Full Professor title. Other allowances are detailed in the further particulars.

Applications are particularly encouraged from candidates with a strong background of using field systems and/or computational methods to address questions in evolutionary ecology, although applicants with interests in other areas of evolutionary ecology are also encouraged to apply. Applicants must have a PhD and postdoctoral experience in the field of biology or another science subject appropriate to research in this field.

The successful candidate will be expected to lead a research programme and research group, to give undergraduate lectures and tutorials, to supervise graduate students and to carry out examining and administrative duties in the Department and the College.

Further particulars, containing details of the application procedure and of the duties, may be obtained from below or by contacting the Head of Department Professor Ben Sheldon (hod@zoo.ox.ac.uk).

The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on 12 October 2017.

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

  • Apply now (Closing date: Noon, 12 October 2017)
 

Associate Professor (or Professor) of Ecology

Salary: From: £46,336 p.a.

The Department of Zoology and Pembroke College are recruiting an Associate Professor of Ecology to start from 1 September 2018. The post is full-time and, upon completion of a successful review, permanent. The successful candidate will be offered a Tutorial Fellowship by Pembroke College.

Salary on a scale from £46,336 p.a. plus additional benefits including membership of private healthcare plan, scheme for assistance with house purchase, and housing allowance (currently £8,230 p.a.) or free single occupancy accommodation (subject to availability). An allowance of £2,700 p.a. would be payable upon award of Full Professor title.

The Department of Zoology is recognised internationally for its research on ecology and evolutionary biology. Pembroke College has a strong tradition in biology and is a welcoming community for academics in this area, with the scope for exciting inter-disciplinary partnerships. Applications are particularly encouraged from candidates with a strong background in disease ecology, marine ecology or microbial ecology, although applicants with interests in other areas of ecology are also encouraged to apply.

The successful candidate will lead a research programme and research group, give undergraduate lectures and tutorials, supervise graduate students and carry out examining and administrative duties in the Department and the College. The successful candidate will hold a doctorate and postdoctoral experience in the field of ecology, or in a related subject appropriate to research and teaching in this field.

Further particulars, containing details of the application procedure and of the duties, may be obtained from below or by contacting the Head of Department Professor Ben Sheldon using the email address below.

The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on 20 October 2017.

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

  • Apply now (Closing date: Noon, 20 October 2017)

Gender & Diversity

We are dedicated to gender equality. In 2010, Zoology was the first department in Oxford to be given an Athena Swan Silver Award in recognition of its success at promoting the careers of women.