10am - 10.02.2020
12pm - 24.02.2020
Mark Sinfield -

Exeter College proposes, if there is a suitable candidate, to appoint a Stipendiary Lecturer in Law. This is a fixed-term role, tenable from 1 October 2020 until 30 September 2021, and the postholder will teach Law to undergraduate students.

The Lecturer will be required to undertake 96 ‘contact’ hours of tutorial or class teaching of undergraduates of the College (or, by exchange, undergraduates of other Colleges) across the period of the appointment (i.e. an average of 4 ‘contact’ hours per week). In addition, they will be required to: set and mark College examinations; participate fully in the undergraduate admissions process; and participate actively in the running of Law within the College.

The postholder must be able to teach on the BA course (as a minimum):

  • Criminal Law; and
  • one of: Tort; Land; or two or three topics within Family Law

Candidates are expected to have a Bachelor and a Master’s level degree. They may be working towards a higher degree in Law (whether doctorate or LLM equivalent).

The Lecturer will be appointed to a point on the Senior Tutors’ Committee’s Register of Approved Payments for Stipendiary Lecturers (currently £13,756 – £15,471 for the period of the appointment). In addition to salary, a range of other generous benefits are available, as set out in the Further Particulars.

To download a copy of the Further Particulars, please click here.

Recruitment Monitoring Form

How to Apply

Candidates are encouraged to submit all application materials by email to the HR Officer, at If possible, applications should be submitted as a single PDF file.

Candidates should ask their referees to email the College directly on, and should supply each referee with a copy of the further particulars.

The closing date for applications, and the last date for receipt of references direct from referees, is 12.00pm midday (GMT) on Monday 24 February 2020.

Interviews will take place in Oxford during the afternoon of Monday 9 March 2020.

Exeter College is an equal opportunities employer and values diversity.