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Saturday, February 4, 2017

Oxford University seeks to hire Tax Law Professor

Associate Professorship of Taxation Law
Faculty of Law, St Cross Road, Oxford in association with Harris Manchester College, Oxford
Grade 10a: £45,562 - £61,179 p.a.

The University proposes to appoint an Associate Professor of Taxation Law. The MSc Taxation is a Law Faculty degree that is organised and taught jointly with the Oxford University Centre for Business Taxation, based in the Saïd Business School (the Tax Centre). The appointed person will teach tax law at graduate level, especially on the part-time MSc in Taxation, and also at undergraduate level, they will engage in research at the highest level and supervise graduate students in the field of Taxation Law and in such other areas of research as may be appropriate. The postholder will have excellent opportunities to engage with the interdisciplinary tax research and policy work at the Tax Centre. The person appointed will be offered a non-tutorial fellowship at Harris Manchester College.

The successful candidate should have a law degree and/or professional legal qualification; a doctorate in a relevant subject or an established record of accomplishment in academic research, in either case together with a record of high quality research and publication commensurate with career experience, and the potential to produce further significant output of a recognised international quality during the tenure of the post; the ability to teach and assess high-achieving and challenging students in taught courses, and to provide supervision and research leadership for masters-level and doctoral students.

The salary will be on a scale from £45,562 to £61,179 p.a. plus additional benefits as detailed in the job description. Associate professors who are awarded the title of full professor may receive from the University an additional salary payment of £2,655 per annum.

Queries about the post may be addressed to the Pinsent Masons Professor of Taxation Law, Judith Freedman at: General queries may also be directed to Dr Rebecca Williams, Associate Professor of Law:, who will not be involved in the selection or interview process.

Queries about the application process should be addressed to the Personnel Officer in the Law Faculty, Emma Gascoigne: or tel: 01865 281622. All enquiries will be treated in strict confidence and will not form part of the selection decision.

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 closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on Monday 27 February 2017.

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

Contact Person : Emma Gascoigne Vacancy ID : 127357
Contact Number : 01865 281622 Closing Date : 27-Feb-2017
Contact Email :

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