ESRC Digit Research Fellows (Grade 7) – 2 posts Ref 1900

School/department: University of Sussex Business School, Digital Futures at Work ESRC Research Centre (Digit)
Hours: Full time or part time hours considered up to a maximum of 1.0 FTE. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).  
Contract: Fixed term for 3 years with the possibility of extension/lectureship
SalaryGrade 7 starting at £33,797 to £40,322 per annum (pro rata for part-time working)
Placed on: 6 September 2019
Closing date: 9 October 2019.   Applications must be received by midnight of the closing
Expected interview date: Week commencing 21 October 2019
Expected start date: 1 January 2020

Job description

An exciting opportunity has arisen at the University of Sussex for two high-performing researchers to contribute to the Digital Futures at Work ESRC Research Centre (Digit) – an ambitious and dynamic £8m ESRC funded Research Centre examining the Digital transformation of work. The posts are both for three years full time, with a possibility for extension or a lectureship; requests for part-time arrangements will also be considered.

These challenging roles sit within the University of Sussex Business School and are line-managed by the Centre’s Director, Professor Jacqueline O’Reilly, or one of the Centre’s Co-Investigators. The post-holders will work collaboratively with the Centre Management Team (CMT), other Centre researchers, and partners to contribute to the delivery of important elements of the research programme.

For further information or to discuss the role please contact the Centre Director Professor Jacqueline O’Reilly:

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How to apply

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