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MPhil/MSc Coordinator(143443)

Grade 5: £25,941 - £30,942 p.a.

The Department of Politics and International Relations (DPIR) at Oxford is an International renowned centre of excellence for teaching and research. The studies of these disciplines at Oxford a long and distinguished history and the department is one of the largest in the field in the UK.

We are seeking an enthusiastic and highly motivated coordinator to join our busy Courses Team to provide administrative support for our taught postgraduate (MPhil and MSc) programmes at the Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Oxford.

The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on Monday, 18 November 2019.

Applications must be made through the university website.

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Postdoctoral Prize Research Fellowships in Politics x 3 posts

£32,150 per annum (salary rate for 2019/20)

Nuffield College and the Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Oxford intend to appoint jointly, with effect from 1 September 2020 or as soon as possible thereafter, up to three Postdoctoral Prize Research Fellows (PPRFs) in Politics, broadly construed to include political science, political behaviour, comparative politics, political economy, electoral studies, political theory, international relations, and political history.

The key responsibilities of the Research Fellows are to engage in advanced study and independent scholarly research in politics broadly construed (as above); to disseminate research findings through publication and participation in conferences and workshops; to take part in the intellectual life of the College and the Department by organising workshops, seminars or conferences; and to undertake teaching not expected to exceed 48 stint units per year (the equivalent to teaching an eight-week 2-hour seminar series per year), and to assist in examining for the Department.

Further particulars, including information on how to apply, are available from the College website at:

https://www.nuffield.ox.ac.uk/the-college/jobs-and-vacancies/postdoctoral-prize-research-fellowships-in-politics/ 

The deadline for applications is Monday 25 November 2019. 

Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Technology and Policy (143613)

Grade 7: £32,817 - £40,322 p.a.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and highly motivated Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Technology and Policy to join the research team at the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism in the Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Oxford.

The research project aims to contribute international and comparative research on how different technology companies approach issues around free speech and news/journalism, and how policymakers and regulators are approaching technology companies’ role in these two areas. The project will operate at the intersection between social science, media and technology research, and policy and law, and seeks to produce timely, relevant, and accessible high quality empirical research to advance our understanding of – and inform decision making around – issues in the area of technology and policy important for the future of journalism worldwide.

This is a full-time appointment fixed-term for 2 years.

The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on Friday 13 December 2019.

Applications must be made through the university website.

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Working With Us

Established in 2000, the Department is one of the largest teaching and research units in its field in the United Kingdom with over 100 active research staff working around five principal areas: Government, Theory, International Relations, the Politics of Development and the application of quantitative methods in political and social science. The Department is located in the new Social Sciences building on Manor Road along with the Departments of Economics and Sociology, the Centres for Criminology and Socio-Legal Studies and the new Social Science Library.

Application Details

Further particulars and vacancy details can be obtained by contacting the Personnel Office by email vacancies@politics.ox.ac.uk. Information about non-departmental posts can also be found on noticeboards in the Manor Road building, on the University Job Pages and at www.jobs.ac.uk.

The University of Oxford is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Please refer to University of Oxford Staff Benefits.

Information about non-departmental posts can also be found on noticeboards in the Manor Road building, on the University Job sites  and at www.jobs.ac.uk.