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- Research Fellow - 57366, UK

Research Fellow - 57366 

University of Birmingham

Full Time/Part TimeFull Time

Duration of Post18 months

Post is open to: External and internal candidates


SalaryFull time starting salary is normally in the range £29,301 to £38,183. With potential progression once in post to £40,523 a year.

Additional Information 

Terms and ConditionsResearch and Analogous Staff (non-clinical)

Job PurposeTo undertake research including methodological design, ethics clearance, data analysis, and publication preparation for the project ‘Counter-Terrorism Review’ led by Professor Fiona de Londras (University of Birmingham) and Dr Jessie Blackbourn (University of Oxford). 


The responsibilities may include some but not all of the responsibilities outlined below. 

• Develop methodologies, approaches and work programmes for the research to be undertaken 

• Contribute to writing bids for future research funding 

• Analyse and interpret data including transcribing interviews etc 

• Disseminate research findings for publication, research seminars, policy impact etc 

• Identify and engage with stakeholders as participants in the research 

• Undertake management/administration of the research project 

• Deal with problems that may affect the achievement of research objectives and deadlines 

• Oversee and manage the social media and online presence for the research project in conjunction and collaboration with the principal investigator and co-investigator 

Person Specification• Excellent undergraduate degree in law or a cognate discipline and normally, a PhD in or related to security, counter-terrorism, public law, public administration or cognate areas 

• High level analytical capability 

• Ability to communicate complex information clearly 

• High levels of competence in socio-legal and doctrinal legal research methods and ability to contribute to developing methodologies relevant to the research project such as online surveys, semi-structured interviews, and document review) 

• Ability to manage time effectively and to undertake independent research at the highest levels 

• Understanding of and ability to contribute to research project management and administration 

• Evidence of the ability to prepare and publish original research at internationally excellent standards 


Closing Date14 Jul 2017



Job posted on 28 June 2017.


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