Jobs and Studentships

Jobs and Studentships in the Department of Education

Vacancies in the Department of Education are advertised on the University of Oxford’s Jobs and Vacancies pages

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Research studentship: Young children’s language and literacy development and educational technology

3-year DPhil studentship (x 2)

The successful DPhil students will work on the KindOx research programme, a 3-year research agenda aimed at investigating and enhancing the educational content of the Magic Kinder App (MKA) produced by Kinder/Ferrero International. Candidates are invited to design their own proposal as a starting point for this process and will be (co) supervised by either Professor Victoria Murphy, Dr. Maria Evangelou or Dr. Rebecca Eynon depending on the focus and direction of the research.

ESRC Grand Union collaborative doctoral studentship with the Edge Foundation

The Centre on Skills, Knowledge & Economic Performance (SKOPE) at the Department of Education is awarding an ESRC collaborative doctoral studentship in one of the following areas:
skills and their interaction with the labour market, work and the productive process; science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) instruction and use in the labour market; vocational education and training more generally (including apprenticeships); work experience across all stages of education. This studentship is co-funded by The Edge foundation and by the ESRC Grand Union Doctoral Training Partnership.

Finance Assistant (maternity cover)

We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and highly organised Finance Assistant to join our team, providing a full range of financial management services to this busy and dynamic department. You will provide support to the Finance Officer in all day-to-day matters to ensure the smooth running of the finance office including accounts payable, accounts receivable, journals, and other finance support responsibilities. The role is varied and interesting, and you will occasionally take the lead on small projects. This post may also be offered as a secondment opportunity.