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No 6181

Wednesday 3 March 2010

Vol cxl No 22

pp. 629–636

Oxford Notices

Mansfield College


Applications are invited for a Stipendiary Lecturership in Engineering, tenable from 1 October 2010 to 31 March 2011. The appointment is intended to provide substitute teaching and administrative provision while Dr Martin in on sabbatical leave. The Lecturer will be expected to contribute to undergraduate tutorial teaching in a range of topics, primarily mathematics, structures, mechanics, and materials (i.e. papers P1 and P3 in the first year, and A1 and A3 in the second year). The Lecturer will undertake an average of six hours’ tutorial teaching a week over two eight-week terms. In addition, he or she will be expected to play a full part in the running of Engineering Science and EEM in the College, including arranging tuition, setting and marking College examinations, and assisting with undergraduate admissions. The salary is based on the Senior Tutors’ Stipendiary Lecturer scale, currently £12,136 to £13,660 a year (depending on experience) for the six-hour post. The post carries full dining rights and the Lecturer will have the use of a shared teaching room in College.

Further particulars and application forms can be found at and are also available from the Academic Administrator, Mansfield College, Oxford, OX1 3TF (tel. 01865 270982, email, to whom five copies of applications, including a full curriculum vitae should be sent. The closing date for applications is 26 March 2010. Applicants should ensure that two academic references are sent to the Academic Administrator by that date. Prospective candidates are also welcome to contact Dr Martin (email with enquiries about the post. Interviews will be held during the week beginning 12 April 2010.

University College and the Faculty of Law, University of Oxford


University College and the Faculty of Law of the University of Oxford invite applications for a Tutorial Fellowship and University Lecturership (CUF) in Law. The University Lecturership will be held on a titular basis until 2013 and thereafter as a standard CUF Lecturership. Details of the post, which all applicants are asked to consult, are available on the College’s website at, or from the College’s Academic Officer, Ms Verity Pavitt (email, tel. 01865 276951). The closing date for the post is Friday, 2 April 2010.

Worcester College


Applications are invited for a fixed-term Lectureship in French at Worcester College, tenable for one year from 1 October 2010. The Lecturer will be required to teach modern French literature (1715 – present) and language (including translation from French into English) for up to ten hours a week during term for the College. The Lecturer will also be expected to assist with the administration of Modern Languages at Worcester College, including participation in the admissions process and undertaking the pastoral care of students.

The successful candidate will have a Bachelor of Arts single or joint honours degree in French and be close to completing, or have completed, a doctoral degree in the subject.

The stipend will be in the range of £20,127 to £22,653 a year, according to qualifications and experience. The Lecturer will be entitled to the use of a teaching room in Worcester College, and to Senior Common Room membership, with free lunches and dinners.

Further particulars and information about how to apply may be obtained from the Notices section of the Worcester College website ( or from the Academic Registrar, Worcester College, Oxford, OX1 2HB (email, tel. 01865 278342). The closing date for applications, including receipt of references, is 16 April 2010. Informal enquiries may be made to the Academic Registrar.

Worcester College is an equal opportunities employer.

University of Oxford (Faculty of Oriental Studies in association with Pembroke College)


The University proposes to appoint a University Lecturer in Islamic Studies from 1 September 2010 or as soon as possible thereafter. The University Lecturer will be required to carry out research; to give lectures, classes, and tutorials in Islamic Studies; to co-ordinate teaching at all levels; and to examine, supervise graduate students, and play a part in the administrative work of the Faculty of Oriental Studies. The person appointed may be offered a Governing Body Fellowship by Special Election at Pembroke College. The salary will be in the range of £42,563 to £57,201 a year (Grade 36S, Stage 1 to Stage 11).

The successful applicant will be a specialist in one or more fields of Islamic Studies and will be able to teach undergraduates and supervise graduate students in the field of Islamic Studies. Research speciality is open, but the successful applicant must be able to teach and conduct research in Arabic texts of any period pertinent to religion.

The further particulars, including details of how to apply, may be found at or may be obtained from the Secretary to the Oriental Studies Board, Oriental Institute, Pusey Lane, Oxford, OX1 2LE (email Applications should be sent to the Secretary to the Oriental Studies Board (by email only to no later than noon on Friday, 19 March 2010. References should also reach the Secretary by the same date.

The University is an equal opportunities employer.