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Research Associate

University of Glasgow - College of Arts - School of Humanities

Location: Glasgow
Salary: £35,845 to £40,322 per annum (pro-rata) (Level 7)
Hours: Part Time
Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Placed On: 1st June 2021
Closes: 28th June 2021
Job Ref: 056594

We have an exciting opportunity for a Research Associate to make a leading contribution to a project 'Inventing reproductive rights: Sex, bodies and population, 1945-1995’ working with Dr Maud Bracke. This is an AHRC Leadership Fellowship, Grant Ref: AH/V008420/1.

Candidates should be qualified to SCQF level 12 (PhD) or alternatively possess the equivalent in professional qualifications and experience, with experience of personal development in a similar or related role(s), along with a comprehensive and up-to-date knowledge of current issues and future directions within the wider subject area. They will have a track record of research on social or gender history of communist Eastern Europe in the second half of the 20th Century, with specific expertise in either the German Democratic Republic or Yugoslavia. 

The Research Associate will be expected to relocate to Glasgow for the duration of their employment, while also undertaking international research trips. Any further enquiries on this post may be directed to Dr Maud Bracke,

This post is part time (0.8 FTE) with funding for 12 months. The anticipated start date for the successful candidate is 5 January 2022.

For more information and to apply online:

Closing Date 28 June 2021

It is the University of Glasgow’s mission to foster an inclusive climate, which ensures equality in our working, learning, research and teaching environment.

We aim to reflect and celebrate in our workforce the diversity and global reach of our wider community. We also strongly endorse the principles of Athena SWAN, including a supportive and flexible working environment, with commitment from all levels of the organisation to promoting inclusion, diversity and gender equity. Applications are particularly welcome from women, ethnic minorities and other under-represented groups.  In line with the commitments in the University of Glasgow’s Gaelic Language Plan, we also welcome and value skills in Gaelic language for anyone working within areas where key Gaelic services are delivered, in particular within the School of Humanities / Sgoil nan Daonnachdan and the College of Arts.

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