We always want to hear from world-class researchers at any level of seniority (PhDs, post-docs, and professors) and high-calibre operations, project management, and communications staff who might be interested in getting involved in our work. If this might be you, please get in touch through the form at the bottom of the page, even if there is no opening that seems to fit.

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Current vacancies

Spontaneous applications

If none of the above options seems like the right fit for you, but you feel like you would be a great addition to the team, please complete the contact form below and attach an up-to-date CV and statement of interest. We will read all submissions, but, due to the volume of applications, we will not be able to respond to every enquiry.

Visiting FHI

FHI regularly welcomes senior visitors from a variety of different research disciplines. Visits can include seminars, meeting with researchers and/or research collaborations. Please contact us if you are interested in visiting.

Equality and Diversity

The University of Oxford is committed to fostering an inclusive culture which promotes equality, values diversity and maintains a working, learning and social environment in which the rights and dignity of all its staff and students are respected. Find out more about diversity and equality at Oxford University here.

DPhil Opportunities

Many of the researchers at FHI welcome the opportunity to collaborate with other Oxford University departments in co-supervising DPhil students who are working on important research in line with FHI’s mission. Please send us your CV and a short outline of your research proposal if you are interested pursuing a DPhil with FHI co-supervision. You will need to be admitted into an Oxford DPhil programme in order to be co-supervised by an FHI researchers.


Please get in touch on fhijobs@philosophy.ox.ac.uk for any enquiries.