Research Fellow in Demography
Social Statistics & Demography
Location: Highfield Campus
Salary: £31,406 to £34,304 per annum
Full Time Fixed Term (24 months)
Closing Date: Wednesday 15 June 2022
Interview Date: See advert
The Generations and Gender Survey (GGS) in the UK: exploring partnership
formation and fertility
The Department of Social Statistics and Demography at the University of
Southampton is looking to recruit a researcher with interests in family
demography and quantitative sociology. Using the newly fielded Generations and
Gender Survey (GGS), the project will explore living arrangements,
cohabitation, marriage, and childbearing in the UK.
Working under the direction of Professor Brienna Perelli-Harris, who has been
awarded an ESRC grant together with colleagues Professor Ann Berrington and Dr
Olga Maslovskaya, you will use advanced quantitative methods to better
understand family change in the UK.
You will have a postgraduate degree in a quantitative social science and
experience with advanced statistical methods, excellent knowledge and solid
practical experience in the use of STATA or a similar software program, and
good written and oral communication skills.
The deadline for applications is 15 June 2022. The position is tenable from 1
September 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter.
Please apply online at https: // jobs.soton.ac.uk. Informal inquiries may be
made to Professor Perelli-Harris via email: B.G.Perelli-Harris@soton.ac.uk
Shortlisted candidates will be called for an interview in late-June 2022.
Applications for Research Fellow positions will be considered from
candidates who are working towards or nearing completion of a relevant PhD
qualification. The title of Research Fellow will be applied upon successful
completion of the PhD. Prior to the qualification being awarded the title of
Senior Research Assistant will be given .
You should submit your completed online application form at
https: // jobs.soton.ac.uk. The application deadline will be midnight on the
closing date stated above. If you need any assistance, please call Holly
Shergold (Recruitment Team) on +44 (0) 23 8059 6803, or email
email@example.com. Please quote reference 1792322CC on all
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