Jobs for Medievalists


Rawlinson and Bosworth Professorship of Anglo-Saxon

Faculty of English Language and Literature in association with Pembroke College

Start date: 1 October 2013, or as soon as possible thereafter.

The Rawlinson and Bosworth Professor will help lead Oxford’s teaching and research in the literatures and languages of Anglo-Saxon England. The preferred candidate will be a scholar of the highest international calibre, with an outstanding record of research and publication in Anglo-Saxon studies, will possess strong qualities of research leadership, and the ability to teach and inspire students at all levels. He or she will be ready to represent and promote the interests of Anglo-Saxon studies in Oxford, as well as nationally and internationally.

Please see the further particulars at for more details about the post and for full instructions before making an application. Applications, including a covering letter and full CV, and naming three referees should be received no later than Monday 19 November 2012, by Dr Gwen Booth, Personnel Officer, Senior Appointments at If you have a query about how to apply, please contact Mrs Elaine Eastgate at or telephone: +44 (0) 1865 280189.

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

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