Senior Research Fellow in Social Science Research (Data Analysis and Statistics)
University of Edinburgh - Administrative Data Research Centre Scotland
College of Science and Engineering
The Administrative Data Research Centre Scotland (ADRC-S) is currently looking to appoint a Senior Research Fellow working in the area of social science data analysis and statistics. The innovative nature of the Centre's activities requires energetic and intellectually dexterous researcher with skills in the area of quantitative social science, statistics or data science and excellent research and person management skills. The posts will be based in Edinburgh.
The Senior Research Fellow will supervise two Research Fellows who, together with the senior research fellow, will be expected to carry out original research, specifically using the major Scottish administrative datasets including those from schools, colleges and universities, the health system, the criminal and justice system, social services, social welfare, housing system, transport system and civil registration system.
Salary Scale: £37,756 - £45,053 pa
Fixed Term: Until 31 October 2018
Location: Edinburgh Bioquarter | 9 Little France Road | Edinburgh EH16 4UX
Closing Date: 07-MAY-2014 at 5pm GMT
Vacancy Ref: 028711
Informal enquiries to Prof Chris Dibben firstname.lastname@example.org