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We advertise job and internship opportunities for positions within the core CLOSER team, as well as vacancies based at our partner studies.

If you see a role you would like to apply for, please follow the specific application instructions stated in the job description.

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Current CLOSER vacancies

Professor and Director/Principal Investigator of CLOSER

UCL Department: UCL Social Research Institute
Location: London
Grade: Professorial
Hours: Full time
Salary: Competitive

Closing date: 23:59 on 13 October 2022
Interview date: 4 November 2022

CLOSER are seeking an exceptional candidate for the position of Professor and Director/Principal Investigator of CLOSER.

In this critical leadership role for CLOSER, you will lead the direction of CLOSER and manage the team responsible for its delivery. The post provides an opportunity for you to shape CLOSER’s work in providing infrastructure, vital resources and leadership for interdisciplinary longitudinal research, while also pursuing your own research.

You will be a senior member of the UCL Social Research Institute (UCL SRI) and will contribute to its intellectual life, act as a senior representative for CLOSER to Government departments and Parliament, and lead on engaging with potential users of LPS data and research, especially those outside the research community, to ensure that the outputs and outcomes produced further the programme’s objectives.

You will actively engage in UKRI and ESRC Strategies and Delivery Plans, in addition to any other key policy statements and contribute to the development of policies and strategies relating to the evolving longitudinal population studies landscape including the ESRC Future Data Services programme and Population Research UK (PRUK).

Learn more about the role and its key requirements, view the job description, or apply now via UCL Human resources

For an informal discussion or further details, please contact Jon Tebbett

 

CLOSER Public Affairs Manager

UCL Department: UCL Social Research Institute
Location: London
Grade: 7
Hours: Full time (job share considered)
Salary: £37,873 – £45,720 per annum

Closing date: 23:59 on 13 October 2022
Interview date: TBC

We are looking to appoint a Public Affairs Manager to support the development of our policy engagement programme to raise the visibility, use and impact of longitudinal population studies, data and research in the policy landscape through a range of activities, including responding to calls for evidence, external events, horizon scanning and stakeholder mapping.

Learn more about the role and its key requirements, view the job description, or apply now via UCL Human resources

For an informal discussion or further details, please contact Rob Davies

 


Current vacancies within the CLOSER partnership

Senior Web and Communications Officer – Understanding Society
Location: Essex, UK
Deadline for applications: 16 October 2022

Digital Channel Manager – UCL Centre for Longitudinal Studies
Location: London, UK
Deadline for applications: 20 October 2022