Research Fellow in Education at Centre for International Education

University of Sussex - Education and Social Work

The Centre for International Education (CIE) in the School of Education and Social Work wishes to appoint a part-time Research Fellow to work on a project on “Improving Understanding of Complementary Basic Education (CB) in Ghana” funded by the UK Department for International Development (DFID).

The post holder will assist with the analysis and interpretation of qualitative research findings and contribute to discussions on conclusions and outcomes. The successful candidate will write drafts of the analysis for both academic and policy audiences, and prepare PowerPoint presentations for these audiences. They will also liaise with other team members in the project and will be expected to travel to Ghana to help organise and collect qualitative data.

Applicants must hold a PhD in a relevant subject and have relevant qualitative research training and experience. Applicants should also demonstrate evidence of drafting reports and contributing to writing for publications to a high standard.

For full details of criteria for appointment and duties of the post please see the further particulars of the role attached.

Potential candidates are strongly encouraged to make informal contact with Professor Kwame Akyeampong ( before applying.

For full details and how to apply see our vacancies page.

The University of Sussex values the diversity of its staff and students and we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

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