Departmental Lecturer in Gender and Forced Migration

University of Oxford - Oxford Department of International Development

Following a generous endowment from the Martin James Foundation, the Oxford Department of International Development seeks applications for a full-time, fixed-term Departmental Lectureship in Gender and Forced Migration. You will be responsible to the Head of Department, Professor Christopher Adam, and will be part of the core academic staff of the Refugee Studies Centre (RSC).

The post is based at The Oxford Department of International Development, Queen Elisabeth House, 3 Mansfield Road, Oxford and is fixed-term for 5 years.

You will have responsibility for teaching both core and optional courses on the MSc in Refugee and Forced Migration Studies and on the MPhil in Development Studies. In your role, you will also contribute to the administration of the Refugee Studies Centre and the MSc in Refugee and Forced Migration Studies, participate in the graduate admissions process and engage in research on themes related to the relationship between gender and forced migration.

You will possess a relevant doctorate, or evidence that a doctorate is imminently expected, and a strong publication record and familiarity with the existing literature and research in the field of forced migration and gender. You will also have the ability and experience necessary to teach high-achieving and challenging graduate students in a multi-disciplinary environment and to carry out student assessment, examination and course design.

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online. To apply for this role and for further details, including the job description, selection criteria, and information on how gender is understood for the purposes of this post, please click on the link below. You will be required to upload a CV and supporting statement with your application.

Only applications received before 12.00 midday on Wednesday 4 April 2018 can be considered.

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