Postdoctoral Research Fellow (1.0 FTE), SOAS, University of London – Department of Politics and International Studies
Salary: £32,862 to £38,795 inclusive of London Allowance
Hours: Full Time
Contract: Contract / Temporary
Placed on: 4th July 2014
Closes: 1st August 2014
Job Ref: 000678
Fixed term for 3 years from 1 January 2015 or asap thereafter.
We are seeking to appoint a Postdoctoral Research Fellow to work on a project funded by the UK’s Economics and Social Research Council (ESRC). This inter-disciplinary project will seek to understand the emergence of ports and transport infrastructure in the Arabian Peninsula at the conjuncture of wars, military movements, and commercial activities.
You will be based at SOAS in London and will conduct primary research in the Arabian Peninsula, including interviews and research with textual materials (archives, media texts, business reports, etc.).
Annual leave is 30 days pro rata per annum plus statutory and bank holidays. USS pension scheme will be available.
To apply for this vacancy or download a job description, please visit www.soas.ac.uk/jobs. No agencies. For any queries, contact the project’s Principal Investigator, Professor Laleh Khalili at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Interviews provisionally scheduled for week commencing 1st September 2014
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