Job opportunities

The Department of Economics has around 50 members of established academic staff – Professors and Associate Professors of Economics – and approximately 20 Postdoctoral and Early Career Fellows. We have a large Professional Services team, 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 virtually in Barcelona in December 2021. Along with many other European universities, Oxford is focusing on interviewing only at the European Job Market. If you would like to contact informally the Academic Search Group, please email Barbara Petrongolo at, attaching a copy of your CV. A formal advert will be released in October with a deadline in November 2021.


Statutory Professor level positions -If you would like to make contact informally with the head of department, Hamish Low, please email him at