Job opportunities

The department has around 50 members of established academic staff – Professors and Associate Professors of Economics – and approximately 20 Postdoctoral and Early Career Fellows. We have an Administrative Team of 18, providing support for research and teaching, HR, finance and communications. Opportunities come up regularly in all three categories.




We are always interested in hearing from potential candidates for academic or administrative roles at all levels. If you are interested in joining the department, we encourage you to get in touch and send a copy of your CV to


Our Academic Search Group is searching actively throughout the year for potential applicants for Associate Professorships, and can arrange exploratory visits to the department, or to meet applicants at the European Job Market meeting at Rotterdam in December 2019. Along with many other European universities, Oxford is focusing on interviewing only at the European Job Market in Rotterdam. If you would like to contact informally the Academic Search Group, please email Michael McMahon at, attaching a copy of your CV. A formal advert will be released in October with a deadline at the end of November.


There are ongoing vacancies at the Statutory Professor level. If you would like to make contact informally with the head of department, Margaret Stevens, please email her at