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Research Assistant, University of Oxford

Research Assistant

University of Oxford -School of Anthropology and Museum Ethnography


Banbury Road, Oxford

Grade 6: Salary in the range £26,527 - £28,972 p.a. (pro rata)

The Centre on Migration, Policy and society (COMPAS) is seeking to appoint a research assistant on a part-time (0.3 FTE), fixed-term basis for 10 months, based on the Banbury Road. WORK-INT is a research and advocacy project funded by the European Integration Fund led by the Forum of International and European Research on Immigration (FIERI) and involves five European cities including Oxford. Full details of the project can be found in the job description.

The main aim of this project at COMPAS is to better understand and improve workplace integration of third country national migrant workers in the UK. The research assistant position will be to plan and co-ordinate semi structured interviews, ethnographic case studies in two health sector workplaces and national forums with national and local stakeholders. Significant contribution from you will include undertaking the ethnographic phase of the project in collaboration with the principal investigator, contributing to designing research materials, organising transcription and maintaining the UK project website.

You will be expected to have relevant academic qualifications and transferrable research experience. You should have experience in qualitative methodologies, be familiar with academic and policy debates on migrant integration. You must have excellent organisational, computer and administration skills. You need to have the ability to provide administrative support to the research team. Familiarity with labour market and healthcare structures in the UK is desirable.

The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on Monday 10 March 2014. Interviews will be held on 24 March 2014.

Closing Date: 10-MAR-14

 Please go to https://www.recruit.ox.ac.uk

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