In the upcoming period, we will be advertising for a:
Associate Professor (permanent),
Programmer (5 years in first instance),
Research Facilitator (5 years in first instance),
Financial Administrator (5 years in first instance),
Communications and Knowledge Exchange (5 years in first instance).
Each year we will also advertise postdoctoral positions and student scholarships in addition to varied academic staff.
We welcome applications for visiting scholars
The Department of Social Policy and Intervention/Institute for New Economic Thinking at the Oxford Martin School and the Leverhulme Centre on Demographic Science at Nuffield College and the Department of Sociology are seeking to appoint a Research Officer to investigate the complex dynamic inter-relationships between economic inequality and demography. The successful applicant will be part of a collaboration between the new multi-year research programme on Distributional National Accounts (DINA) supported by an ERC Synergy Grant from 2020 (PIs Brian Nolan, Oxford, Thomas Piketty, Paris School of Economics, and Emmanuel Saez, Berkeley) and the Leverhulme Centre on Demographic Science led by Professor Melinda Mills.
You will have, or be close to completion of, a PhD/DPhil in sociology, social policy, demography, economics or another relevant social science discipline, with a strong foundation in quantitative analysis and statistical/econometric methods. You will have demonstrated the capacity to produce highly ranked peer-reviewed publications on relevant topics, build research collaborations, and present research findings to fellow professionals and other informed members of the public. You will have sound IT skills, with a strong demonstrated ability to understand and manipulate data.
This is a full-time post, fixed term for 3 years, starting on 1 June 2020 or as soon as possible thereafter.
The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on Monday 30 March 2020
Each year we will offer a series of student scholarships for a combined Masters (MPhil) and PhD (DPhil) study and standalone PhD (DPhil) scholarships associated with the centre.
This year we will be offering 2 student scholarships. Scholarships cover all University and Tuition Fees, a small living allowance, computer and yearly travel budget.