Research Fellow

University of Oxford

Grade 7: £36,024 – £44,263 per annum

Fixed term contract for 3 years, full time

The Oxford University Centre for Corporate Reputation is a leading research hub at the University of Oxford, dedicated to exploring how organizations manage social evaluations such as reputation, status, celebrity, legitimacy, stigma, and trust. Our research focuses on aligning challenges and practice challenges, addressing critical themes related to organizational orientation and the adoption of business activities. As a Research Fellow, you will work directly with Professor Alan Morrison on researching social evaluation, language, and market penalties. The role offers the opportunity to build a productive research portfolio without teaching obligations, contributing to leading journals.

Key responsibilities:

  • Conduct academic research under the guidance of Professor Alan Morrison.
  • Lead key research activities, including data collection, qualitative analysis, paper writing, and presenting findings.
  • Contribute to policy-related and practitioner-oriented outputs.
  • Actively participate in CCR activities, conferences, seminars, and industry partner meetings.
  • Engage in the intellectual life of the CCR and Oxford Saïd.

The ideal candidate must hold or be near completion of a Doctoral degree in a discipline with relevant analytical skills, such as Economics or Management. They should have experience in researching natural language models and management theory. Additionally, they should have practical experience conducting social science experiments and statistical analysis, as well as the ability to publish in premier social science journals.

Further information on this role can be found in the job description.

The Saïd Business School offers very generous benefits, some of which are:

  • Generous holiday allowance of 38 days including bank holidays
  • Hybrid working
  • Membership of the Oxford staff pension scheme
  • Discounted bus travel
  • Subsidised onsite catering
  • Cycle loan scheme
  • Plus, many other University benefits

All applications must include a CV, Supporting Statement/Cover Letter and Current Salary.

The closing date for applications is 18 December 2023 at 12.00 noon.

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