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Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Social Statistics, University of Manchester, United Kingdom
To apply online and further information, see:
Closing date :07/10/2013
Faculty / Organisational unit :Humanities
School / Directorate :School of Social Sciences
Division :Social Statistics
Salary : £33,230 to £45, 941 and £47,314 to £56,467 per annum
Employment type :Permanent
Hours per week :Full-time
Location :Oxford Road, Manchester
You will join the Social Statistics discipline area and will provide academic leadership within the associated research cluster (Centre for Census and Survey Research, CCSR) with respect to both research and the design and implementation of teaching programmes at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. You must have established a reputation in Social Statistics, supported by a strong record of published research output and a wider record of achievement. Applicants with background in Quantitative Social Science are invited to apply but specialisations in official statistics, survey and census methodology, small area estimation, multilevel/hierarchal models, development and application of computational statistical methods, longitudinal data analysis, missing data problems and social network analysis, are particularly welcome.
You will need a PhD in Social Statistics or a related discipline with applications of advanced quantitative methods and a firm understanding of statistics and a track record of research outputs and academic publications of international standard with an emphasis on the development or application in social statistics. For the senior lectureship post you will also need evidence of significant wider contribution in academic roles and clear potential for academic leadership.
Informal enquiries can be made to Professor Tarani Chandola:
The University of Manchester values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.