Vacancies at the Centre
Oxford-Howard League Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship
Centre for Criminology, University of Oxford
Grade 7: £29,541-£36,298 per annum pro rata to 0.5FTE, fixed term for 1 year
The Centre for Criminology, in association with the Howard League for Penal Reform, is looking to appoint a suitably-qualified person (with a doctorate in criminology or related social science) to a part-time (50%) Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship for a fixed period of 12 months. The Fellow will carry out a programme of work which is likely to consist of producing published articles and/or a monograph based on their doctorate, and at least one policy output in collaboration with the Howard League. The Fellowship will also enable the person appointed to initiate new research projects. The person appointed will have research expertise criminal justice and penal reform and the ability to produce high quality published work. The Fellow will, to this end, be allocated a mentor, whose research interests bear close relation to their own, who they will work closely with during the period of the Fellowship. The Fellow will also be closely supported by the Director of Research at the Howard League. Consideration will be given to applicants working in all areas relating to criminal justice and penal reform.
We are looking to appoint someone with either a doctorate which has been successfully examined since 1st August 2008, or who will have submitted their thesis for examination by 1st August 2013. The doctorate will be in criminology, sociology or a related social science discipline.
Informal enquiries are welcome and can be made to directly to Prof. Carolyn Hoyle, Centre Director, firstname.lastname@example.org or Anita Dockley, Research Director, The Howard League for Penal Reform, email@example.com .
Applications for this vacancy are to be made online. To apply for this role and for further details please click on the link below. Only applications received before midday on Tuesday 21st May 2013 can be considered. You will be required to upload a supporting statement, CV and the details of two referees.
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