Research Fellow in Political Geography Ref: 2721

School/department: School of Global Studies
Hours: Full timeor 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 2 years  
Reference: 2721 
Salary: Starting at £33,797 and rising to £40,322 per annum
Placed on: 12 November 2019
Closing date:12 December 2019. Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.
Expected interview date: tbc
Expected start date: 10 January 2020

Job description

The ERC Violence, Elites and Resilience in States Under Stress (VERSUS) project seeks a full time post-doctoral researcher with skills and experience in social network analysis, econometric research, Bayesian analysis, data collection and organization. This analyst should have an advanced degree which has incorporated both political studies and empirical approaches to political studies. The ideal candidate will have extensive evidence of their work in network analysis, including but not limited to, dark networks, political questions, Bayesian approaches, and spatial analysis. The position is for 2 years.

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