College of Social Sciences
Duration: Fixed term contract for up to st August
Salary: Full time starting salary is normally in the range , to ,. With potential progression once in post to , a year. Due to funding restrictions maximum starting salary available for this post will be ,
An exciting opportunity exists for a Research Fellow to join the CHASM Research Centre. CHASM (the ) is an interdisciplinary research centre based jointly in the School of Social Policy and the Birmingham Business School within the College of Social Sciences. The Centre undertakes leading-edge, policy relevant research on economic insecurity, financial wellbeing and personal finance.
The CHASM core team is made up of over ten members of staff with varied disciplinary backgrounds from across the School of Social Policy and the Birmingham Business School, as well as honorary research fellows and internal and external associate members.
This post will enable the successful applicant to work across a range of projects currently in operation or under development in the Centre, with a particular emphasis on areas of activity requiring advanced quantitative research skills. They will work individually and with members of the CHASM core team on a range of relevant research activities including data collection and analysis, writing of academic papers and policy briefings, organisation and delivery of workshops, stakeholder events and larger events such as the annual CHASM conference, as well as other research-related activity when needed.
For informal inquiries please contact Louise Overton:
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