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EASP – European Association of Social Psychology

Post-doc Position: Longitudinal datasets with children across Europe

29.01.2021, by Tina Keil

University College Dublin, Ireland
Application deadline: February 23rd, 2021

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The post-doctoral research fellow will work with an interdisciplinary team as part of the Horizon2020 funded COORDINATE project to monitor child wellbeing in Europe through improved data collection and analysis. The COORDINATE project brings together 22 partners from 14 countries to coordinate the development of comparative birth cohort panel survey research in Europe. The project has 3 main aims. First, to facilitate improved access to international birth cohort panel and cross-sectional survey data. Second, to extend the consortium network to maximise EU and European coverage for a future Europe wide accelerated birth cohort survey. Third, to undertake joint research in the form of a large-scale cohort pilot survey using a harmonised instrument and research design in key European countries.

This is an advanced research focused role, building on your prior experience as a post-doctoral fellow, where you will conduct a specified programme of research supported by research training under the supervision and direction of a Principal Investigator.

The primary purpose of the role is to develop new or advanced research skills and competences, on the processes of publication in peer-reviewed academic publications and scholarly dissemination, the development of funding proposals, and the supervision and mentorship of graduate students along with the opportunity to develop your skills in research led teaching.

PD1 Salary Scale: €38,631 - € €44,658 per annum or PD2 Salary Scale: €45,942 - €50,030 per annum Appointment on the above range will be dependent upon qualifications and experience.

Closing date: 17:00hrs (local Irish time) / 18:00 CET on 23 February 2021.

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