Research Fellowship in the study of the Islamic world

Oxford, Oxfordshire (GB)
19 Jul 2019
End of advertisement period
28 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Research Fellowships

The Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies, a Recognised Independent Centre of the University of Oxford, is engaged in the multi-disciplinary study of the Muslim world.

The Centre invites applications for a research fellowship in the study of the Islamic world. The successful candidate will be engaged in research and publication in any area of the arts, humanities or social sciences which contributes to a more informed understanding of the Islamic world – its history, economics, politics, culture, civilisation and contemporary life.

Main duties

1. To undertake and promote high standards of scholarship in research, publication and other academic activities.

2. Participate in and promote activities which contribute to the academic and social life of the Centre

The fellowship is tenable from October 2019 or soon thereafter.

The Fellowship is tenable for a three year period, offering a competitive salary determined by qualifications and experience in the range of £32,000 - £35,000.  

Further particulars are available at, or from the Assistant Registrar (, Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies, Marston Road Oxford OX3 0EE, to whom applications, including CV and a list of publications, should be sent to arrive no later than 28 August 2019. Applicants should arrange for three referees to write directly to the Assistant Registrar by the same date.