Jobs for Medievalists

Chichele Professor of Medieval History

FACULTY OF HISTORY in association with All Souls College

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 Professor is a member of the Faculty of History, and the postholder 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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