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Research Officer

Bangor University - School of History, Philosophy and Social Sciences

Location: Bangor
Salary: £33,797 to £40,322 p.a., Grade 7
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Placed On: 14th February 2020
Closes: 17th April 2020
Job Ref: BU02102

Salary: £33,797 - £40,322 p.a. on Grade 7

Contract Duration: Until 31.12.2022

We are seeking a temporary full time Research Officer to conduct research on a ESRC funded project ‘Borders, migration and boundary mechanisms’, which will examine the border making and unmaking practices of civil society and police organisations. The project is based in Bangor as part of the Wales Institute for Economic Research, Data & Methods (WISERD).

Applicants must have experience in research design, data collection and analysis relevant to the project themes. The position requires an individual with a PhD (or near completion) in sociology or a related discipline, as well as excellent interpersonal and communication skills as he or she will be working with the WISERD team at Bangor and a wide range of research partners. The post holder must be able to travel to research sites within as well as outside the UK as necessary.

The researcher will actively contribute to publications, dissemination, impact, research development and capacity building.

For informal enquiries, please contact: Prof. Martina Feilzer(, 01248 388171), Dr Rhys Dafydd Jones (, 01970 622647(Dr Bethan Loftus (, 01248 382183), or Dr Robin Mann ( 01248 382232).

Applications will only be accepted via our on-line recruitment website, . However, in cases of access issues due to disability, paper application forms are available by telephoning 01248 383865.

Closing date for applications: 17th April 2020.

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