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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Associate Professorship of Higher Education

Applications are invited for the post of Associate Professor of Higher Education to be based at the Department of Education, Norham Gardens, Oxford. The post is full-time and, upon completion of a successful review, permanent. The appointment will be made in association with a Fellowship at Linacre College. In exceptional cases, the title of full Professor may be awarded on appointment. 

Research Officer: Rees Centre for Research in Fostering and Education

The Rees Centre for Research in Fostering and Education at the Department of Education, wishes to appoint a Research Officer with specific responsibility for carrying out quantitative research for a project in collaboration with Professor David Berridge at the University of Bristol. This project looks at the educational attainment and progress of Children in Need and Children in Care (60% FTE). You will also provide quantitative research assistance on DfE funded evaluations as part of the Children’s Social Care Innovation Programme (40% FTE). 

Research Officer

The Department of Education at the University of Oxford wishes to appoint a Research Officer to work with an international research team on enhancing and evaluating the educational context of the MagicKinder App (MKA) produced by Ferrero International (www.magic.kinder/in/all/app). You will be leading a research programme focused on rigorously evaluating the educational content of, and implications of children’s engagement with, the MKA. This programme includes a team of collaborators within the department, two Research Officers including this post, a part-time Project Manager, and two DPhil students over the 3-year period.