Diebold Research Assistant in Comparative Philology

University of Oxford - Faculty of Linguistics, Philology and Phonetics; Faculty of Classics

The Faculty of Linguistics, Philology and Phonetics and the Faculty of Classics seek a Research Assistant to the Diebold Professor of Comparative Philology, Professor Andreas Willi.

The postholder will assist the Professor of Comparative Philology in his current research and in performing administrative duties. For example, the postholder will help with the organisation and implementation of research projects in comparative and classical philology, including research colloquia and conferences held in Oxford; develop and maintain a Web presence of the Oxford Research Centre for Comparative Philology; assist with the editorial work arising from Professor Willi’s being the editor of “Glotta: Zeitschrift für Griechische und Lateinische Sprachwissenschaft”; and carry out bibliographical searches and access articles in the libraries in connection with Professor Willi’s current research projects in Comparative and Classical Philology.

The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on 27 September 2017.

Please note that the University of Oxford's retirement policy is changing. With effect from October 1 2017, all employees at Grade 8 and above will have a retirement age of 68, and all employees at Grades 6 and 7 will no longer have a set retirement age. Further details are available at: www.ox.ac.uk/about/jobs/preemploymentscreening.


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