FES | Federación Española de Sociología

3 Assistant Professors in Quantitative Social Research Methods (Univ Nottingham)

https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/jobs/currentvacancies/ref/SOC300715

ReferenceSOC300715Closing DateTuesday, 8th December 2015Job TypeResearch & TeachingDepartmentSocial SciencesSalary£34233 to £45954 per annum, depending on skills and experience. Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance.

Applications are invited for three Assistant Professor positions in the Faculty of Social Sciences at the University of Nottingham. All three posts are in the field of quantitative social science research methods.  A parallel substantive research record in one of the following disciplines is also essential:

  • Human Geography and Geographical Information Science (GIS)
  • Political Science
  • Sociology, Public or Social Policy, or Criminology

Candidates should have completed, or nearly completed, a PhD.  The candidate appointed will contribute to the teaching of the Q-Step Affiliate pathways in the social sciences, which are provided for students from a variety of social science disciplines.  Additionally, the successful candidate will contribute to teaching core modules offered by the School of their home discipline at undergraduate and postgraduate level, including teaching for the University of Nottingham’s ESRC Doctoral Training Centre. The successful candidate will contribute to research in their home School.  A further requirement will be to supervise student dissertations at undergraduate and postgraduate levels, and contribute to the administration of their home School. Duties will be commensurate with the level of appointment.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Professor Cees van der Eijk, tel: 0115 84 68148, email: cees.vandereijk@nottingham.ac.uk