Departmental Lectureship in International Relations in association with St Catherine’s College

Oxford, England, gb
Company: University of Oxford
Category: Educational Instruction and Library Occupations
Published on 2021-06-19 18:09:44
Department of Politics and International Relations (DPIR), Manor Road Building, Manor Road, Oxford Grade 7: £32,817 - £40,322 p.a. (with a discretionary range up to £44,045 p.a.) Department Lecturer in International Relations in association with St Catherine’s College (Fixed term contract until 31 December 2022, non-renewable) Grade 7 : £32,817 - £40,322 p.a. (with a discretionary range up to £44,045 p.a.) The Department of Politics and International Relations (DPIR) at Oxford is an internationally renowned centre of excellence for teaching and research. The study of these disciplines at Oxford has a long and distinguished history and the Department is now one of the largest in the field in the UK.The Department, in association with St Catherine’s College, is seeking to appoint a full-time fixed term Departmental Lecturer in International Relations. The teaching and research requirement is twentieth century international history including the era of the Cold War and the two World Wars. The main duties of the Departmental Lecturer will be to engage in independent research in International Relations; to take responsibility for the organisation, supervision and teaching of Politics to undergraduates at St Catherine’s College; to contribute to Departmental teaching and supervision at the undergraduate and graduate level; to participate in College and Departmental administration; and to contribute to the examining and admissions processes as necessary.Based in Oxford, this is a fixed term appointment until 31 December 2022 commencing 1 September 2021, or as soon as possible thereafter. Office space and other facilities will be provided in the Department of Politics and International Relations. The post-holder will be a member of the St Catherine’s College Senior Common Room and will be entitled, free of charge, to three lunches and two dinners per week during term-time and during the admissions exercise in December, and one lunch and one dinner per week outside term-time. This is subject to current COVID-19 restrictions when access to meals may be limited. The successful candidate will hold a doctorate in International Relations or a closely related field and will have a strong record of independent research and publication at an international level. Preference will be given to candidates with specialist research and teaching capacity that includes twentieth century international history. The ability to provide excellent class and tutorial teaching to high-achieving and challenging students is essential for this role. The post-holder will also require good communication, interpersonal, pastoral and organisational skills.The duties, responsibilities and skills required are described in more detail in the further particulars, which also contain details on how to apply.Interviews are expected to take place in the week commencing 5th July . If you have any questions regarding application process please contact vacancies@politics.ox.ac.uk.Candidates are also welcome to contact the joint Head of Department, Nicholas Owen, at nicholas.owen@politics.ox.ac.uk, or Louise Fawcett, at louise.fawcett@stcatz.ox.ac.uk for an informal discussion of this post.

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