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Vacancy – Newton-Abraham Visiting Professorship

Nominations are now open for the Newton-Abraham Visiting Professorship for the academic years 2025-26 and 2026-27.

The Newton-Abraham Visiting Professorship is an exciting opportunity for a highly distinguished researcher working in the medical, biological or chemical sciences or a related interdisciplinary area to spend up to 12 months in Oxford.

In addition to following a programme of collaborative research, the Newton-Abraham Professor is expected to stimulate interest in and research within their field, and engagement with the wider research community at Oxford and beyond, including delivery of the prestigious Newton-Abraham annual public lecture.

The Newton-Abraham Visiting Professor is an academic visitor in their host academic department and a Professorial Fellow of Lincoln College. The Professorship covers a range of academic disciplines across the Biological, Chemical and Medical Sciences and interdisciplinary work that will contribute to Oxford’s thriving academic ecosystem is encouraged.

The Newton-Abraham Visiting Professor receives a stipend plus personal travel expenses, and is provided with family accommodation, free of rent and local taxes.

The closing date for application is Monday 17 June 2024.