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Research Officer (Post-doc) on Migration and Diversity (Leiden University) – deadline 2 December 2022

The Leiden-Delft-Erasmus Centre Governance of Migration and Diversity (LDE GMD) is looking for a Research Officer (Post-doc) on Migration and Diversity. The officer will be working from and be emoployed by Leiden University.

Key responsibilities:

  • Coordination tasks within the LDE GMD Research Centre;
  • Coordinating research in the field of migration, diversity and inequality, within the LDE GMD Research Centre and with the partners in the collaboration;
  • Coordinating and writing of grant applications; preparing grant applications at the national, European and international level with the partners in the LDE GMD Research Centre;
  • Maintaining and initiating contacts with stakeholders and societal partners; setting up and maintaining networks; actively disseminate the research findings;
  • Organise and participate in seminars, workshops and conferences of the LDE GMD Research Centre;

Requirements:

  • A PhD degree with a focus on migration, diversity and/ or integration research, for example in history, sociology, anthropology, law, geography, public administration, or urban studies
  • Demonstrable expertise in the field of migration, diversity, integration or inequality research (including governance);
  • Strong networking and communicative skills, both in speech and in writing;
  • Proven experience and ability to draft collaborative funding proposals;
  • Willingness and ability to work across disciplines and skills and ability to work constructively in academic teams;
  • Basic knowledge of Dutch is considered as an advantage.

Applications should be submitted ultimately on 2 December 2022 via the AcademicTransfer webportal.

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