|Salary:||£29,394 - £34,613|
|Deadline for applying:|
|Interview dates:||early May|
|Applications:||For any queries, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.|
Fixed-term contract for 18 months, to start as soon as possible.
Given the urgency of filling this post, applications may be reviewed and applicants called for interview prior to the closing date.
Applicants must have the right to live and work in the UK.
Previous applicants need not apply.
Salary scale: £29,394 - £34,613. The post is full time but a job share or part time working would be considered.
The Centre for the Evaluation of Development Policies (EDePo) is a London-based research centre dedicated to studying public policy in low- and middle-income (LMIC) countries from an economic perspective in order to promote more effective public policy. It is part of the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), the UK’s leading independent microeconomics research institute.
EDePo is collaborating with University of Oxford where the post will be based.
This is an exciting opportunity to join two projects developing cohort work. The projects are:
1. A British Academy funded project to develop new Early Childhood Development cohort in a LMIC country; and
2. a European Research Council funded project analysing data from UNICEF Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey (MICS) alongside parenting and early child development data from a further eleven sites across low-high income countries in close collaboration with Professor Marc Bornstein at National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD).
The projects are being conducted collaboratively by the IFS and Oxford University, and are led by Professor Orazio Attanasio, Research Director at IFS. Alan Stein, Professor of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at the Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford is also an applicant.
The post-holder will be embedded within the academic team under the supervision of Professor Alan Stein. The Post-holder will work closely with a small international team.
The successful applicant will be required to:
The successful candidate will be able to start as soon as possible and the work is expected to last for 18 months based at University of Oxford.
The successful candidate will be paid between £29,394 and £34,613, depending on experience.
Please send a CV and covering letter explaining your suitability for the role and include the names of two academic referees who could be approached. Please send your application to email@example.com quoting the reference IT00123 in the subject line by 5 May 2017.
Interviews will to be held in Oxford in early May.