Durham University

Department of Geography

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Three Postdoctoral Research Associates - Ref: 1758

(1 February 2007)

This 5-year inter-disciplinary research project entitled 'The Waste of the World', led by Professor N Gregson at Sheffield University is funded under the Economic and Social Research Council's Large Grant Scheme. The project brings together researchers in geography, anthropology, and materials sciences from the University of Sheffield, Durham University, University College London and Goldsmiths College London and connects the UK with South Asia (particularly India and Bangladesh), as well as the US, Europe and Kazakhstan. We are seeking to appoint three postdoctoral research associates to work on Project 1. Two of these posts will be based in the UK and the third will be based for a large period of the project in Chittagong. The posts are full time for 24 months from 1st April 2007 and will be appointed on the Grade 8 scale.

Salary: £32,795 per annum.

Closing Date: 23rd February 2007.