The University of Oxford invites applications for the Oxford Evans-Pritchard Fellowship in African Anthropology for Early-Stage Academic Appointees in the UK for the 2021/22 academic year.
Worth of Award
The scholarship is worth £32,817 to £40,322 p.a. (Grade 7).
- A doctorate in the Anthropology of Africa. It should be noted that this post is designed specifically to assist with career development for an early-stage academic appointee. You should have been successfully examined for a doctorate, and to have had your doctoral viva not more than 5 years before the application closing date.
- An aptitude for teaching, the experience of conducting teaching across social anthropology and African Studies, and sufficient depth and breadth of knowledge in the subject to develop appropriate course materials.
- Demonstrable experience of qualitative and quantitative research and analytical techniques, with a proven capacity to develop sound research proposals.
- Publication record and/or evidence of strong potential for high-quality research outputs published with leading journals, with a clear plan of research to be conducted during the three years of the post.
- The ability to supervise advanced level Masters’ students on a broad range of dissertation topics.
- Good communication and organisational skills.
- Experience with assessing and marking graduate-level work.
How to Apply
All applications are to be made online via the official website.
Deadline: The closing date for applications is 12.00 midday on Monday, April 12th, 2021.