Jobs for Medievalists

Faculty of History
in association with All Souls College
Chichele Professor of Medieval History

Start date: 1 October 2016 or as soon as possible thereafter.

The University of Oxford is seeking an outstanding candidate to fill the Chichele Professorship of Medieval History on the retirement of Professor Chris Wickham. Applications are welcome from scholars working in any aspect of the era ca. 500 – 1500.

The Professorship is a member of the Faculty of History, and the Professor will also be a Fellow of All Souls College. The successful candidate will be a scholar of the highest international standing, with an outstanding record of research and publication in medieval history, the ability to teach and inspire students at all levels, and the ability and willingness to undertake senior administrative duties.

Deadline for applications: Monday 14 December 2015. For more details about the post and full application instructions, see

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

Committed to equality and valuing diversity

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