Barnett Professorship of Social Policy

University of Oxford - Department of Social Policy and Intervention in association with St Cross College

Applications are invited for the Barnett Professorship of Social Policy with effect from October 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter. A non-stipendiary Fellowship at St Cross College is attached to this Professorship. 

This post is a key Chair for the Department of Social Policy and Intervention, which is a world-leading centre of excellence for research and teaching in social policy and the development and evaluation of social interventions.

The successful candidate will make a major contribution to the leadership, research development and graduate teaching of the department. They will have an outstanding publication record and impact as well as a significant research profile in comparative social policy analysis and evaluation. They will contribute to teaching comparative social policy and supervising international postgraduate students in interdisciplinary masters and doctoral programmes. Social policy expertise of countries beyond Europe and North America would be particularly welcome.

The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on Monday 12 February 2018.

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

Share this job
  Share by Email   Print this job   More sharing options
We value your feedback on the quality of our adverts. If you have a comment to make about the overall quality of this advert, or its categorisation then please send us your feedback
Advert information

Type / Role:


South East England