Institution: Aberystwyth University
Job Reference Number: GE.16.01
Start date: 1st June 2016
Duration: Full time, fixed term for a period of 2 years
Supervisor: Dr Jesse Heley and Dr Laura Jones
Closing date: Sunday,22nd May 2016
Salary: £32,600 - £37,768 per annum
We are seeking to appoint a Post-Doctoral Research Associate to work as part of the ESRC WISERD/Civil Society Research Centre, a new inter-institutional research programme. The successful candidate will be based in the Department of Geography and Earth Sciences at Aberystwyth University and will particularly contribute to the work package ‘Ageing, serious leisure and the contribution of the grey economy’, led by Dr Jesse Heley and Dr Laura Jones, with a smaller contribution to work package ‘Rethinking Local Civil Society in an Age of Global Connectivity’, led by Professor Michael Woods. The post-holder will be responsible for data collection and analysis, as well as contributing to the broader development, delivery and dissemination of the research.
More information about the post is available here.
As part of the WISERD Centre for Welsh Politics and Society Seminar Series, Dr Taulant Guma from the Department of Geography and Earth Sciences at Aberystwyth University presents emerging findings from the WISERD/Civil Society project on ‘Migrants, Minorities and Engagement in Local Civil Society’.