Powys Roberts Postdoctoral Fellowship in French & Francophone, German or Italian Literature (University of Oxford)
ST HUGH’S COLLEGE, OXFORD
AND THE FACULTY OF MEDIEVAL AND MODERN LANGUAGES, UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD
The Powys Roberts Research Fellowship in European Literature
(open to those working in the fields of French & Francophone, German, or Italian Literature)
Applications are invited for the Powys Roberts Research Fellowship in European Literature at St Hugh’s College, Oxford, tenable from 1st October 2019. This is a fixed-term three year position intended for an individual who has recently completed a doctorate (that is, whose degree was awarded within the three years preceding the deadline), and who wishes to embark on an academic career. The post is open to those working in the fields of French & Francophone, German or Italian Literature in any period.
The primary purpose of the Fellowship is research, and the postholder will be expected to use the period of the Fellowship to begin building an international research profile. He or she will normally be expected to offer some teaching for the College, under the direction of the Fellows in the subject, and/or to participate in the teaching and examining of the relevant Sub-Faculty as appropriate, up to an overall combined College and Faculty maximum of six hours per week in term. The postholder will have the ability to bring advanced research projects to fruition, excellent presentation skills, and the ability to contribute to a research community.
The basic stipend of the Fellow will be £24,773 per annum, with free single accommodation, or a housing allowance of £9,390 per annum. More information can be found on the College Website (http://www.st-hughs.ox.ac.uk/discover/work-for-us/). The closing date for receipt of applications and references is Noon on Wednesday 20th February, 2019.
St Hugh’s College and the University of Oxford are equal opportunities employers