Regius Professorship of Greek

Closing Date
WorkplaceCambridge, East of England, UK

Regius Professorship of Greek

The Board of Electors to the Regius Professorship of Greek invite applications for this Professorship from persons whose work falls within the general field of the Professorship to take up appointment on 1 September 2023 or as soon as possible thereafter.

The Regius Professor of Greek, the most senior appointment in Greek literature in the University, is expected to take a leading role both in advancing research and pedagogy in Greek literature in Cambridge, and in promoting the whole field of Classics within the UK and Internationally. Candidates will have an outstanding research record of international stature and the vision, leadership, experience and enthusiasm to build on current strengths in maintaining and developing a leading research presence.

Standard professorial duties include teaching and research, examining, supervision and administration. The Professor will be based in Cambridge. A competitive salary will be offered.

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Applications, consisting of a letter of application, a statement of current and future research plans, a curriculum vitae and a publications list, along with details of three referees should be made online no later than 2 September 2022.

Informal enquiries may be directed to Professor Stephen Oakley, Convenor of Board of Electors, .

Please quote reference GE31433 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.


Faculty of Classics






19 May 2022

Closing date

2 September 2022

In your application, please refer to and reference JobID 2292369.