Associate Professorship in the History and Politics of Iran

first_imgThe Oxford School of Global and Area Studies (OSGA), inassociation with the Middle East Centre and St Antony’s College,propose to appoint an Associate Professor in the History andPolitics of Iran.We invite applicants with expertise in the modern history andpolitics of Iran, and a strong background in Iranian studies morebroadly. The successful candidate will be expected to teach andsupervise at the undergraduate and graduate level, contribute toadministration and examining, and act as a College Adviser forgraduate students. The post will be held in conjunction with aGoverning Body Fellowship at St Antony’s College, and thepost-holder will be a Fellow of the College’s Middle East Centre.The post-holder will have a room for teaching and research in theMiddle East Centre and will be expected to contribute to theadministration and activities of the Centre.You should have received a doctorate in the modern history and/orpolitics of Iran, by 1 September 2021. The successful candidatewill demonstrate: research achievement at an international levelappropriate to the stage of their career; the skills and commitmentto contribute effectively to teaching, supervision and academicadministration in the School; and fluency in the Persianlanguage.While the Associate Professor rank at Oxford spans the full rangeof professor grades in the USA, we are keen to receive applicationsfrom early career academics, and would especially like to encourageapplications from women and people of colour, who are historicallyunder-represented in Oxford.Appointments to Associate Professorships are confirmed as permanenton successful completion of a review during the first five years.If you would like to discuss this post and find out more aboutjoining the academic community at Oxford, please contact ProfessorEugene Rogan, Director of the Middle East Centre([email protected] /telephone: +44 (0)1865 284773), orProfessor Timothy Power, Head of the Oxford School of Global andArea Studies ([email protected] / telephone: +44 (0)1865284779).All enquiries will be treated in strict confidence; they will notform part of the selection decision. Any offer made will be subjectto pre-employment checks. Further information on St Antony’sCollege may be found at**PLEASE NOTE – salary shown to the left is GBP(£) amount, notUSD **last_img read more