Part-time job in Oxford, Comp Lit Co-ordinator, Deadline: noon 17/01

Applications are invited for a Programme Co-ordinator for the Research Programme in Comparative Criticism and Translation. This is an eight month fixed-term post financed by the John Fell OUP Research Fund, starting on 1 February 2014 and finishing on 30 September 2014. This post is a part-time appointment (30% FTE) and the salary is £29,541 p.a (pro rata).

This post will suit a postdoctoral researcher working on comparative topics.

Duties will include:

· Co-ordinating research events, contacting speakers, arranging rooms, travel, publicity etc.

· Editing and writing content for the new website, including literature reviews, online discussions and podcasts.

· Contributing to the intellectual content of the Programme’s annual conference in September and taking the lead role in its organisation, including managing the budget.

· Helping in the preparation of external grant applications.

· Managing the Programme’s communications both within and beyond Oxford.

· Contributing to the intellectual direction of the Programme.

Please send a CV and letter outlining your suitability to the post to by 12.00 midday on Friday 17 January 2014.

Information about the Research Programme in Comparative Criticism and Translation can be found at The Programme is supported by the Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities, St Anne’s College, and the John Fell OUP Research Fund.