Advanced Quantitative Postdoctoral Research Officer
Department of Social Policy and Intervention, 32 Wellington Square, Oxford, OX1 2ER
Grade 7: £33,309 -£40,927 p.a.
The Department of Social Policy and Intervention is seeking an outstanding individual for a new role of Advanced Quantitative Postdoctoral Research Officer. This role will work with Professor Lucie Cluver and a team of academics that is co-led with the University of Cape Town, to conduct advanced statistical analysis of a range of research studies across Africa, with the common goal of identifying cost-effective services that substantially improve the lives of Africa’s adolescents and children.
You will work primarily with data collected from multiple studies amongst adolescents living in Sub-Saharan Africa. Key research topics will include: violence prevention, sexual and reproductive health, adolescent motherhood, HIV prevention and care, and parenting. The research will be integrated within the UKRI GCRF Accelerating Achievement for Africa’s Adolescents Hub, which is led by Professor Lucie Cluver as Principal Investigator. We work collaboratively with national governments in sub-Saharan Africa to plan research and turn it into policy impact.
The post is fixed term for 12 months, with the possibility of extension to 2 years.
The Department iscommitted to fostering an environment of equality, diversity and inclusion. The hours may be worked flexibly to complement caring responsibilities and applications are welcomed from part-time workers seeking a job share position – please state preferred hours and working pattern in your application.Applications are particularly welcome from women and black and ethnic minority candidates.
Further information, including how to apply, is available in the attached job description. Any further enquires may be directed to the email address below.
Only online applications received by 12.00 noon on16th February 2022 will be considered.Interviews will be held in the week beginning 7th March 2022.
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