Punjab Research Group

Research Associate to support the AHRC/ESRC Religion and Society Programme

Posted in Vacancies by Pippa on December 18, 2008

Applications are invited for a Research Associate to support the £12.3m AHRC/ESRC Religion and Society Programme, and to work closely with its Director, Professor Linda Woodhead. The post is until December 2012. The post will be based at Lancaster University.

The RA will have a PhD completed or near completion (or be of postdoctoral standing), with research experience in some aspect of religion and society. The role will involve monitoring findings from the 70-80 research projects in the Programme, working with the Director to identify cross-cutting themes, presenting these in written form, assisting researchers on the Programme to communicate their results effectively, writing for publication, editing for publication. Applicants should have the requisite intellectual skills, effective written communication skills, a high level of personal organisation and administrative efficiency, good inter-personal skills, and an ability to prioritise and take initiatives.

 

The job description contains further particulars.

The Programme website is at http://www.religionandsociety.org.uk/ and the link to the Lancaster University website is here: http://www.personnel.lancs.ac.uk/vacancydets.aspx?jobid=A128 For informal discussion contact Linda Woodhead l.woodhead@lancaster.ac.uk  

Interviews will be held on 26 January 2009

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