Research Officer Salary: £33,450 – 40,462 per annum (pro-rata if necessary)
Fixed Term: February 2015 (negotiable)-July 2017 (fixed).
The LSE Middle East Centre promotes interdisciplinary research on the societies, economies, polities and international relations of the Middle East and North Africa. The Centre seeks a Research Officer to contribute to the LSE Kuwait Programme research programme “The Comparative Political Economy of the MENA Region.”
Candidates should have:
– a PhD (completed or close to completion) in the subject area or equivalent experience;
– a proven record of research and publication in the subject area, or clear demonstration of potential to do so;
– excellent organisation and communication skills
Other criteria that will be used when shortlisting for this post can be found on the person specification which is attached to this vacancy on the LSE’s online recruitment system. For further details of the research programme, please see: http://www.lse.ac.uk/middleEastCentre/kuwait/research/projects/Hertog-.aspx
For further details of the LSE Kuwait Programme, please see:http://www.lse.ac.uk/middleEastCentre/kuwait/home.aspx.
The benefits that come with this job include generous annual leave and excellent training and development opportunities.
For full application details and to apply for this post please go to www.lse.ac.uk/JobsatLSE. Closing date for receipt of applications is midnight on 6 January 2015.