Applications are invited for the position of Senior Research Officer at the Institute for Social and Economic Research, University of Essex, to work on the Human Rights, Big Data and Technology Project.
The role holder will work with Professor Sonia Bhalotra on research related to health and human rights, gathering, assimilating and analysing large administrative and/or survey data, to understand how big data can illuminate the implementation of the right to health.
The successful candidate should hold a PhD in Economics (or have equivalent level experience), as well as an MSc in Economics. They should have knowledge of advanced quantitative methods for the analysis of survey data or other micro-data, and experience of advanced data management, statistical analysis and programming in Stata, R or similar software packages.
This is a fixed term position for two years.
Deadline for applications: 25 July 2017