Research Associate in Development Informatics

Job Reference : HUM-009278
Location : Oxford Road, Manchester
Closing Date : 02/01/2017
Salary : £31,076 to £38,183 per annum
Employment Type : Fixed Term
Faculty / Organisational Unit : Humanities
Division : Global Development Institute
Hours Per week : 1 FTE
Contract Duration : As soon as possible until 31 July 2017

The Global Development Institute, in the School of Environment, Education and Development, is seeking an enthusiastic postdoctoral researcher to support the development and operation of a research network on the digital economy in developing countries. This will include writing up relevant doctoral/other research, the preparation of a research bid and piloting research.

You are expected to hold a PhD, or equivalent, in a related discipline.

As the School is committed to Athena SWAN principles, we welcome applications from women, who are currently under-represented at this grade. All appointments will be made on merit.

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CV's or applications from Recruitment Agencies.

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Richard Heeks, Professor of Development Informatics, Global Development Institute


Tel: 0161 275 2870

General enquiries:


Tel: 0161 275 4499

Technical support:


Tel: 01565 818 234

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date.

Further Particulars


This position is now closed. We are no longer accepting applications for this position.