Job offer available in Scotland Research Fellow at University of Edinburgh

University of Edinburgh – College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

A Research Fellow is sought to work on the cross-European Horizon 2020 programme SOLIDUS (‘Solidarity in European societies: empowerment, social justice and citizenship’). This programme explores societal responses across Europe to the recent financial crisis and the extent to which they are leading to more inclusive and cohesive societies. The existing Fellow has now successfully obtained a further post and consequently an appointee is required to complete the remaining tasks of the programme in Scotland (and notably organising a national workshop as part of the programme).

We are seeking a motivated and skilled researcher who can complete the remaining tasks of the programme, under the direction of the Principal Investigator, and who has the ability to communicate with both the academic and the policy and practice communities.

To provide high level research assistance working on the EU Horizon 20/20 funded project “Solidarity in European societies: empowerment, social justice and citizenship (SOLIDUS)”. Working with Prof Stephen Osborne, the Principal Investigator.

This post is part-time (17.5hrs per week) and is a fixed term contract from 1 October 2017 – 10 January 2018.

Salary: £32,000-£38,183 per annum

The closing date is 5pm (GMT) on Thursday 10th August 2017

Vacancy Ref: 040279

Closing Date:10-AUG-2017 at 5pm GMT

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