Vacancy: McDonald Departmental Lecturer in Christian Ethics

Grade 7: £31,604 - £38,833 with a discretionary range to £42,418 p.a.

The University is seeking a McDonald Departmental Lecturer in Christian Ethics to play an active role in the teaching of Christian Ethics. The appointee will become part of a vibrant research environment and work closely with the Christian and Religious Ethics group within the Faculty. The successful candidate will be a member of the Faculty of Theology and Religion, and may choose to be involved in the McDonald Centre for Theology, Ethics, and Public Life.

This is a fixed-term post available for 4 years from the 1 October 2018.

The successful candidate will hold a PhD in Christian ethics/moral theology. They will have the potential for producing distinguished research in the field of Christian ethics along with the ability to teach undergraduates in this field. The appointee will demonstrate a readiness to collaborate with colleagues within and outside the College and University and will possess excellent organisation skills. A record of successful publication will be of benefit, as will evidence of academic initiative and collaborative work.

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online. To apply for this role and for further details, including the job description and selection criteria, please click on the link below:

The deadline for applications is 12.00 noon on 8 December 2017.

Please note that the University of Oxford's retirement policy has changed. With effect from 1 October 2017, all employees at Grade 8 and above have a retirement age of the 30 September before the 69th birthday. All employees at Grades 1-7 do not have a set retirement age. Further details are available here: