SOAS University of London

Human Resources

Welcome to Human Resources at SOAS. We provide a range of services relating to Recruitment, Benefits, Staff Learning and Development, and Well-Being.

Staff Development

Information on learning and development activities available for all SOAS staff, whether new starters, academic, research, teaching or administrative staff. These pages can support you in your role and to enhance your career prospects.


For general enquiries please email the following inboxes:

Fractional contracts:

Staff Benefits

We provide comprehensive benefits, which apply equally for all members of staff. This ranges from generous annual leave, family-friendly policies, pension schemes and travel loans. We also provide support to achieve a healthy work-life balance. 

Well-Being at SOAS

At SOAS, we believe in the importance of overall well-being. We have a range of information, resources and events are available to all staff at SOAS. 

These range from an Employee Assitance Programme and generous staff benefits, to Lunchtime Learning sessions, mentoring and massages. Take advantage of these offers to enhance your wellbeing at work.