Part-time Humanities and Healthcare Fellow

Faculty of Theology and Religion

Grade 7: £32,236 per annum pro rata.   


The Faculty of Theology and Religion seeks to appoint a part-time Humanities and Healthcare Fellow to commence in October 2019. The appointment will be fixed-term until 30th September 2021.


The successful candidate will have demonstrable experience in the research and/or practice of humanities as it relates to medicine or health and a familiarity with recent literature on medical/health humanities, particularly as it relates to pedagogy. They will have an emerging record of published research in a relevant area and hold a PhD in any discipline related to humanities or the arts.


This is a part-time academic position focused on developing and evaluating a pilot Humanities curriculum for a set of fifth year modules at the University of Oxford’s Medical School. It is part of a project, funded by the Oxford-Wellcome Institutional Strategic Support Fund, entitled ‘Advancing Medical Professionalism: Integrating Humanities Teaching in the University of Oxford’s Medical School’.


The duties and skills required are described in more detail in the further particulars.

The closing date for applications is 12 noon (GMT) on 30th August 2019. Full details, including information about how to apply, are available here.


Interviews will take place in Oxford on 9th September 2019.

Candidates should be able to commence employment on or soon after 1st October 2019.


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