PROFESSORSHIP OF SCIENCE AND CIVILISATION AND DIRECTORSHIP OF THE JAMES MARTIN INSTITUTE FOR SCIENCE AND CIVILISATION

Applications are invited for the above post, tenable from 1 October 2003, or such later date as may be arranged.

The University has recently committed itself to the development of a major new social science initiative, the James Martin Institute for Science and Civilisation. The successful candidate will lecture on science and technology studies and policy, supervise graduate students, undertake original research, and be responsible, under the Dean of the Saïd Business School, for the direction and management of the institute. The professor will be a social scientist of distinction, and must have an international reputation for research and/or policy, as measured by national and international collaborations, success in obtaining external funding, policy impact and publications. A non-stipendiary fellowship at Keble College is attached to the professorship.

Further particulars, including details of how to apply, are available from http://www.admin.ox.ac.uk/fp/ or from the Registrar, University Offices, Wellington Square, Oxford OX1 2JD. The closing date for applications is Monday, 14 July.