Programme/ Department: Human Mobility Initiative
Contract Type: Full time, Fixed Term
Salary: £41,575-£64,888 per annum
Location: Overseas Development Institute
Hours: 35hrs per week
Closing Date: 05 August 2020
Interview: 10th August 2020, Interviews will be completed on a rolling basis
OVERSEAS DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE
Research Fellow or Senior Research Fellow – Human Mobility Initiative
Salary: RF £41,575 - £51,466 or SRF £51,467-£64,888 per annum
Contract: 1-year Fixed Term Contract
Location: London, remote working initially
An independent, global think tank, working for a sustainable
and peaceful world in which every person thrives.
ODI is an independent, global think tank, working for a sustainable and peaceful world in which every person thrives. We harness the power of evidence and ideas through research and partnership to confront challenges, develop solutions and create change. (odi.org)
This is an exciting opportunity to join the ODI flagship Human Mobility Initiative. We are looking for a researcher to lead on and deliver outstanding research within our portfolio on migration and development, public attitudes and narratives on migration and on human mobility in urban settings. You will be undertaking innovative research and analysis, and influencing the international debate through public affairs activities including publications, media engagement, speaking at conferences, and providing advice to governments and business at a senior level. You will have the opportunity to pursue new and innovative research interests by designing research projects, obtaining funding and managing resources for delivery. You will be influencing policies and decisions that make a difference though engaging with policymakers in knowledge and advisory processes, disseminating results though innovative and strategic communications and outreach.
You will be contributing to planning and convening policy events and/or private discussions, as part of a small and very dynamic team.
The Human Mobility Initiative is a platform for innovation and joint action to ‘do migration differently.' We aim to:
Recent highlights include:
Closing date: 5th August 2020
Interview date: 10th August 2020, Interviews will be completed on a rolling basis
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