Vacancies: 2 Research Assistants (155799)

Overview

Application Deadline: 31 January 2022, 12:00 PM GMT

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Division: Social Sciences Division

Department: Social Policy and Intervention

Location: Barnett House, 32 Wellington Square, Oxford, OX1 2ER

Grade and salary: Grade 6: £29,614 - £35,326 p.a., pro rata

Hours: Part time (18.75 hours/ 50 %)

Contract type: Fixed term to 31/08/2022

Vacancy reference:  155799

Job Details

The Department of Social Policy & Intervention is seeking to appoint two part-time Research Assistants to join a research group with responsibility for the provision of research support in the field of comparative social policy for children in high-income countries during COVID-19, the role would report to Professor Mary Daly.

Person Specification

You will hold a first degree and be working towards a doctorate in comparative family and child policy. You will have specialist knowledge in the field of child-related social policy and its variation (especially in high-income countries) to allow you to populate the data-base and undertake theoretical and empirical analysis. Excellent communication skills and experience of qualitative policy analysis are also essential. Experience of working in a research team and contributing to children-related data compilation is also desirable.

How to Apply

Further information, including how to apply, is available in the job description. Any further enquiries may be directed to hrteam@spi.ox.ac.uk.

Only online applications received by 12 noon on 31 January 2022 will be considered.

 

The Department is committed to fostering an environment of equality, diversity and inclusion. Our family-friendly ethos allows for hours to be worked flexibly to complement caring responsibilities.  Applications are particularly welcome from ethnic minority candidates.