University of Oxford, Faculty of Law in Association with All Souls College
Vinerian Professorship of English Law

Start date: October 1, 2013 or as soon as possible thereafter.

The historic Vinerian Professorship presents an unsurpassed opportunity for leadership in legal scholarship in the 21st century.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: The successful candidate will have shown the capacity to make a distinguished contribution to the discipline, and will provide intellectual leadership in legal studies in the University and worldwide. Within the field of English Law, there is no restriction upon the area of scholarship to be pursued by the postholder.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Please see the further particulars at: for more details about the post and for full instructions before making an application. Applications, including a covering letter and full CV, and naming three referees should be received no later than Monday 22 October 2012, by Dr Gwen Booth, Personnel Officer, Senior Appointments at If you have a query about how to apply, please contact Mrs Elaine Eastgate at: or telephone: +44 (0) 1865 280189.

Applications are particularly welcome from women and black and ethnic minority candidates, who are under-represented in academic posts in Oxford.

Committed to equality and valuing diversity.

Posted 9/16/12