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Research Officer in European Studies, Civil Society and Social Movements

Organisation
London School of Economics
Reference
VAC-15935
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Sector
Education
Location
London
Salary
£35,999 to £43,360
Expiry Date
23/01/2019
The Research Officer will contribute to an Open Society funded project entitled ‘Visions of Europe’

Job Description

 

The Research Officer will contribute to an Open Society funded project entitled ‘Visions of Europe’ jointly with civil society and research partners across Europe based at the Conflict and Civil Society Research Unit in the Department of International Development under the supervision of the Unit Director.

 

Candidates should have a PhD, or outstanding equivalent experience, in European Studies, Comparative Politics, or a related discipline. An interest in European reform and experience in co-ordinating research and engagement activities. Excellent command of the English language both orally and in writing and preferably working knowledge of one or more other European languages. They should also have demonstrable ability to analyse and research complex phenomena and Excellent IT skills.

 

We offer an occupational pension scheme, generous annual leave and excellent training and development opportunities.

 

The closing date for receipt of applications is Wednesday 23rd January 2019 (23.59 UK time). Regrettably, we are unable to accept any late applications.

Please note that this role is not eligible for Tier 2 sponsorship from the School. Therefore candidates must have the right to work in the UK.