Durham University

Department of Geography

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Postdoctoral Research Associate - Ref: 3094

(24 February 2009)

The Department of Geography at Durham University wishes to appoint a full time Research Assistant to work on a research project ‘Everyday Sanitation: A Comparative Study of Mumbai's Informal Settlements’ awarded by the ESRC (Economic and Social Research Council). The appointment, which will start in July 2009, for two years will support the work of a full-time research assistant as well as the Principal and Co-investigator on the project. The research will involve ethnographic research within informal settlements in Mumbai examining people's experiences and perceptions of urban sanitation, and will produce both practical and theoretical outputs.

Salary: From £29,704

Closing Date: 27th March 2009