Research Assistant at University of Cambridge

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral associate position in sustainable development to join University of Cambridge. This position is available for 2 years. The deadline to apply is March 03, 2019.

The Faculty of Education at the University of Cambridge wishes to appoint a part-time Research Assistant (0.6FTE) to assist with an ongoing ESRC research study: Connecting Water to Global Citizenship via Education for Sustainable Development (CW2GC).

The Research Assistant will be responsible for data collection and data management as well as technical support on the project. Technological skills such as digital archiving and conference organisation and management skills are desirable, as are more traditional research skills such as conducting literature reviews, the collection of research related resources, data collection and analysis skills, and writing and publishing for academic and end-user audiences.

Applicants will have an undergraduate degree in in Education, Sociology, and/or Youth Studies (and/or related cognate fields) with an interest in Education for Sustainable Development, and/or Global Citizenship and/or socio-hydrology. They will also have both research and administrative experience, including experience of data management and data digitization. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are essential, alongside the ability to organise and network. Experience of working in different country contexts would be advantageous.

For full details of criteria for appointment and duties of the post please see the Further Particulars for the post.

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 2 years in the first instance.

Once an offer of employment has been accepted, the successful candidate will be required to undergo a Disclosure and Barring Service check (enhanced with children’s barred list).

Please ensure that you upload a detailed curriculum vitae and a letter of application indicating how your experience, expertise and interests enable you to contribute to the responsibilities of the post.

Informal enquiries can be addressed to Elsa Lee (

We hope to hold interviews on 13 March 2019.


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