Becoming a Fellow or member

We offer a variety of ways through which post-doctoral researchers and others can become members of our community.

Throughout the year we hold a variety of competitions through which we appoint a number of new fellows to the College. All Fellowships will be advertised on the vacancies page, but the usual advertising dates for the various fellowships are:

Stipendiary Fellowships

Wolfson funds up to 3 stipendiary JRFs at any one time in the Humanities.  When available, they are normally advertised in the Spring to commence in October of that year.

From time to time Wolfson offers externally funded stipendiary Junior Research or Research Fellowship (none currently available).

Non-stipendiary Fellowships

Non-stipendiary Research Fellowship in Humanities and Social Sciences to commence in October 2017.  Competition now open; closing date 19 March 2017.  See below

Non-stipendiary Junior Research Fellowship in Humanities and Social Sciences to commence in October 2017.  Competition now open; closing date 19 March 2017See below

Non-stipendIary Junior Research Fellowship in Clinical and Non-Clinical Sciences 2017: To be advertised in late September/early October 2017, closing date late October 2017.

Non-stipendIary Research Fellowship in Clinical and Non-Clinical Sciences 2017: To be advertised in late September/early October 2017, closing date late October 2017.

Downloads
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Humanities & Social Sciences RF 2017 (Word)Download
Humanities & Social Sciences RF 2017 (pdf)Download
Humanities & Social Sciences JRF 2017 (Word)Download
Humanities & Social Sciences JRF 2017 (pdf)Download
13 February 2017

The College was deeply saddened to hear of the death of our Emeritus Fellow Professor Glen Dudbridge.

29 January 2017

On 18 January 2017 the second award was made of the Jon Stallworthy Poetry Prize for Oxford postgraduate students, at an event held at Wolfson...

Tim Hitchens
24 January 2017

The Fellows of Wolfson College are delighted to announce the election of Mr Tim Hitchens, CMG LVO as their next President, in succession to...