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Recruitment for Research Assistant I (Part-time hourly-paid)

Posted On: 2017-09-07

The Department of Politics and Public Administration is seeking a research assistant with strong GIS (Geographic Information Systems) skills to assist in modelling historical climate shocks.

The candidate should be able to demonstrate a proven track record or strong potential to undertake GIS analysis in an applied research context.

 It is envisaged that the successful candidate will work between 8-12 hours a week for a period of approximately 3 months although there is some scope for a more flexible arrangement.

To apply please send a CV and a short statement detailing previous research experience/training in GIS (1-side A4) to Dr Terry van Gevelt  ( If the candidate would like to discuss the position please do not hesitate to contact Dr van Gevelt.