ASTON UNIVERSITY

Research Associate, Centre for Research in Ethnic Minority Entrepreneurship

Location
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Salary
£33,199 to £48,677 per annum
Posted
06 Sep 2018
End of advertisement period
06 Oct 2018
Ref
R180397
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Aston Business School

Salary:  £33,199 to £48,677 per annum  
Grade 8 or 9
Contract Type:  Continuing
Basis:  Full Time
Closing Date:  23.59 hours BST on Saturday 06 October 2018
Interview Date:  To be confirmed
Reference:  R180397

The post will be located in Centre for Research in Ethnic Minority Entrepreneurship (CREME). CREME is the leading Centre of its kind; it is committed to the production and promotion of knowledge that is useful to academic and practitioner communities. CREME is a leading to contributor to academic and policy debates on ethnic minority entrepreneurship. It is at the forefront of new developments in the field, many of which have been instrumental in stimulating practitioner activities.

Applicants must have a doctorate in a relevant academic discipline, such as social science, business or entrepreneurship.

The main duties will be to:

  • Work with the Director of CREME on project relating to ethnic minority entrepreneurship and/ or enterprise policy
  • Assist in all aspects of research and policy development, including preparation of proposals, literature reviews, fieldwork and report-writing
  • Present the results of the work at project meetings, seminars and conferences.
  • Work closely with staff within CREME.

Applicants should have excellent analytical skills, and be able to design and conduct academic and policy research in ethnic minority enterprise/ entrepreneurship.

This role is being advertised in conjunction with the Research Fellow (CREME) role, if you would like to be considered for both roles please submit separate applications. 

For further information about the vacancy please email Professor Monder Ram: m.ram1@aston.ac.uk.

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