Visiting Scholarships and Membership of Common Room

Visiting Scholarships

This status is to enable senior academics from other universities to carry out research in Oxford for any period of visit up to two years. Candidates must be proposed and seconded by two current College members, one of whom should be a Governing Body Fellow who knows the candidate personally or is familiar with their academic work. A termly subscription will be payable. Graduate students are not eligible.

Applications are considered twice each term. Please note self-proposals are not accepted, and proposals for association must come via Fellows of the College (other conditions apply). Upcoming deadlines:

Michaelmas term 2017
Thursday, 21 September 2017
Thursday, 26 October 2017

Hilary term 2018
Thursday, 28 December 2017
Thursday, 1 February 2018

Trinity term 2018
Thursday, 5 April 2018
Thursday, 10 May 2018

Research Membership of Common Room

This scheme invites applications from researchers who are employed within the University of Oxford and are engaged in substantial research, for instance, those at post-doctoral or more senior levels without a college attachment. Applications are considered twice each term. Upcoming deadlines:

Michaelmas term 2017
Thursday, 21 September 2017
Thursday, 26 October 2017

Hilary term 2018
Thursday, 28 December 2017
Thursday, 1 February 2018

Trinity term 2018
Thursday, 5 April 2018
Thursday, 10 May 2018

Life Membership of Common Room

Unfortunately the College is unable to accept self-propsals for Life MCR. All  proposals for membership must come via Fellows of the College. Life Membership of Common Room should bring some benefit to the life of the College and is normally offered only to people having permanent posts or occupations in or near Oxford, inside or outside the University. Candidates normally live in or near Oxford, but may live elsewhere. An annual subscription is payable.  All enquiries to sue.hales@wolfson.ox.ac.uk.

Ordinary Membership of Common Room

This is only available to past members. Please complete the form for Common Room Membership and return it to the Common Room Administrator.

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Life Membership of Common Room (pdf)Download
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