Connected Communities Senior Research Associate

Recruiter
UNIVERSITY OF BRISTOL
Location
Bristol
Salary
36001.00 - 40523.00 GBP Annual
Posted
12 Jul 2017
Closes
18 Jul 2017
Category
Education
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Connected Communities Senior Research Associate

Job number: ACAD102721

Division/School: Graduate School of Education

Contract type: Fixed term contract staff

Working pattern: Full time

Salary: GBP36,001 - GBP40,523 per annum

We are seeking to appoint a Senior Research Associate to produce a summative account of the legacy of the Connected Communities Programme in relation to its substantive contribution to knowledge about 'community'.

The successful candidate will be required to identify the research outputs from the connected communities' programme that is explicitly contributing to academic understanding of the dynamic nature of communities today. This is likely to include designing and running events to bring together participants in the Connected Communities programme and liaising with Principal Investigators, Community Partners and researchers.

This role will require the capacity to work systematically with large amounts of research literature and complex research outputs (including visual, audio-visual, material) and the ability to clearly summarise and communicate large amounts of information in academically rigorous but accessible ways. The post is supervised by Professor Keri Facer ().

The post is full-time (1.0 FTE) for one year and will be based in the Graduate School of Education at the University of Bristol. The post is available from September 2017. Applications should include the names and the email addresses of two referees who can be contacted immediately if you are shortlisted.

To apply, please click on the Apply button to be redirected to our website, enter the vacancy number into the job search and follow the link to the online application process.

Closing date for applications: 09-Aug-2017.

For initial enquiries please contact Professor Keri Facer by an email.

Further information about the Connected Communities Programme is available here:

The University is committed to creating and sustaining a fully inclusive culture. We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and communities.