Pembroke College, Oxford wishes to appoint a Junior Research Fellow (JRF) in Chinese Studies of any area, discipline or period. The appointment will be from 1 September 2021 for three years.
The Stanley Ho JRF in Chinese will be expected to conduct original research in their chosen field and to contribute to the development of Chinese studies at Pembroke College. This will include assisting students reading Chinese in the college with advice and mentoring. Teaching opportunities may also be available through the Oriental Studies Faculty and with the consent of the Fellow in Chinese.
Candidates should have good written and spoken Chinese and a high level of proficiency in English. Applicants must have a doctoral degree (or be close to completion, i.e. will have completed before starting this role), and preference will be given to applicants who have not already held a research fellowship or academic post. Selection criteria will be based on the candidate’s overall academic record, quality and achievement of research, research plans, academic fit with the College Fellowship and suitability for an academic career.
The deadline for applications is 8 January 2021. Further information can be found on the Pembroke College website: https://www.pmb.ox.ac.uk/vacancies/stanley-ho-junior-research-fellowship-chinese-0