Research Fellow (DiaDev)

University of Edinburgh - College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences - Social Anthropology

You will join the ERC-funded research project “Investigating the Design and Use of Diagnostic Devices in Global Health” led by Dr Alice Street to conduct research on the role of diagnostic devices in public health emergencies and their aftermath, with a focus on the 2014 Ebola outbreak response in Sierra Leone. You will have a PhD in a relevant area (e.g. anthropology, science and technology studies, geography), experience undertaking ethnographic research, and be familiar with critical studies of global health. The post will involve extended fieldwork in Sierra Leone and short-term travel to mainland Europe.

This is a full time (35 hours per week), fixed term post available for three years.

Salary: £32,004 - £38,183 per annum.

Closing date: 5pm (GMT) on Monday 21st August 2017.

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