New positions

We are currently recruiting for the following 1 new position:

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Researcher

Grade 6: Salary £27,057 - £32,277 p.a. (with Master degree) or Grade 7: Salary £30,434 – £37,394 p.a. (with Doctoral degree)

We are a leading international research and policy institute looking for a full-time researcher to work with Professor Rebecca Eynon on a number of research activities that focus on young people’s uses of technology to support learning, with a particular emphasis on the relationships between educational opportunities, digital skills and digital inequalities.

We are seeking to appoint a mixed-methods researcher who is comfortable liaising and researching in school and home settings, particularly well versed in qualitative research methods, and committed to more action orientated and participatory design work.

The researcher will conduct qualitative and quantitative research in school and home settings with teenagers, parents and teachers, work with teenagers to improve their digital skills, conduct literature reviews, and assist with analysis and dissemination of research findings.

Applicants should hold a Master’s Degree (will be appointed as Research Assistant at Grade 6) or PhD (will be appointed as Researcher at grade 7) in a relevant discipline, have proven experience in qualitative research and have a commitment to understanding young people’s experiences of digital inequality.

Based at our OII North office at 34 St. Giles, this position is available immediately for 18 months.

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online. The application form and further details, including a job description and selection criteria, are available on Oxford University's recruitment website.

Only applications received before 12:00 midday on 14th April 2015 can be considered. Interviews for those short-listed are currently planned to take place on week commencing 27th April 2015.

The closing date for applications is 12:00 BST on Tuesday 14 April 2015 and only applications received before then can be considered.