Research Assistant: Changing Global Orders

The Division of Politics and Worldwide Relations, in affiliation with the Oxford Martin College-funded analysis programme on  Altering International Orders, invitations functions for a analysis assistant in worldwide relations and world governance, with a deal with regionalism and regional establishments. Reporting to the Altering International Orders Co-Administrators, Professor Louise Fawcett and Professor Andrew Hurrell, the publish holder might be work independently to supply analysis help and analysis administration help for the programme’s work, particularly in areas regarding comparative regionalism, regional establishments, and the altering position of areas inside world order. Administrative help will embody occasions/publications planning and group.

The profitable applicant will collect, analyse and current qualitative and/or quantitative information from a wide range of sources, in addition to undertake complete and systematic literature evaluations and write up the outcomes for publication in peer-reviewed journals or for presentation at conferences or public conferences. They may also be required to handle their very own educational analysis and administrative actions, inside pointers offered by the Co-Administrators, and choose, comply with, and adapt specialist methodologies to verify or refute theories, and establish appropriate alternate options the place data or analysis materials is restricted.

About you

You’ll maintain a primary diploma, along with some related expertise and be working towards a doctorate  in Worldwide Relations or a carefully associated self-discipline. Additionally, you will possess adequate specialist data within the self-discipline to work inside established analysis programmes and have an lively analysis curiosity in regionalism, world governance/world order, and worldwide establishments.

Glorious communication expertise (together with the power to jot down textual content that may be revealed, current information at conferences) are important. Expertise of contributing to analysis publications, of contributing concepts for brand spanking new analysis initiatives and studying and writing data of recent language(s) can be fascinating.

This position is mounted time period till 30 September 2025 (restricted by exterior funding) and is part-time at 0.17 FTE (on common 6 hours every week, some flexibility required depending on the challenge want).

Utility course of

For a casual dialogue about this chance, please contact Professor Louise Fawcett,  Professor of Worldwide Relations and Wilfrid Knapp Fellow and Tutor in Politics  [email protected] and/or Professor Andrew Hurrell, Senior Analysis Fellow at Balliol School  [email protected] : all sensible and procedural queries ought to be despatched to our Personnel group [email protected] All enquiries might be handled in strict confidence; they won’t kind a part of the choice resolution.

As a part of the net software course of, it is best to present a supporting assertion setting out the way you meet the choice standards, a curriculum vitae and the names and get in touch with particulars of two referees.

Solely functions submitted on-line and obtained earlier than 12:00 noon on Monday 11 December 2023 might be thought of.  Interviews might be held remotely on week commencing 18 December 2023

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