Job and Opportunities

Jobs & Opportunities

This page provides information on jobs currently available of interest to our members. Please contact the organisations directly via the contact information given, rather than address any queries to the DSA.

Further general opportunities are available here.


Research assistant role for Irise International - Autumn 2014

Irise are looking for a research assistant to collect baseline data in Uganda. Irise are conducting a large scale study looking at the effects of improved menstrual hygiene and menstrual education on school girls attendance. This work builds on our 2011 pilot study

Role:The participant will help to make contact with participating schools and collect data on menstrual hygiene using a questionnaire.

When:Starting September to December 2014 - around 6-8 weeks

Where:Southwest Uganda
www.irise.org.uk/get-involved/research-opportunities

Information pack available from:

Further particulars can be obtained by the following email address or website

website: www.irise.org.uk/get-involved/research-opportunities
telephone:

Closing date:

The closing date is 31 July 2014


Director of Research at IDS

Salary:

80,000

The Institute is currently refreshing its vision, structures and strategy to meet the challenges of a rapidly-changing world. We are seeking to recruit a newly-created senior position, Director of Research, to play a central role in forming this vision and shaping directions of change and in designing and delivering the Institute’s new strategy.

The postholder will also play a critical role in the Institute’s new structures and decision-making processes, as a key member of the Strategic Leadership Group (SLG) and will work with the Institute’s overall Director to lead and manage the research area of the Institute.

Information pack available from:

Further particulars can be obtained by the following email address or website

website: www.ids.ac.uk/job/director-of-research
telephone:

Closing date:

The closing date is 5 September 2014