Research Associate - King's Business School
Department : Prof Servs - King's Business School
We are seeking two full-time Postdoctoral Research Associates. The posts are integral to an ESRC-funded project and are fixed-term until 30 June 2023.
You will be key members of the research team and will contribute to the various work packages of the project, carrying out ethnographic fieldwork in blockchain firms, processing ethnographic data, and writing up papers for publication.
The post holders will be highly motivated and innovative individuals, with a background in science and technology studies and/or sociology, especially sociology of finance and economic sociology, or social anthropology, or organisation studies. Experience with conducting ethnographic fieldwork, including participant observation, is essential. Fluency in English is essential too.
Elementary knowledge (or above) of economics, or finance, or computer science is highly desirable. Basic knowledge (or above) of Japanese, or Mandarin, or Cantonese is highly desirable too.
This post will be offered on a fixed-term contract for 30 months until 30/06/2023
This is a full-time post
The selection process will include a panel interview
To apply, please register with the King's College London application portal and complete your application online.