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Reporting to Naohiko Omata, the lead researcher on the Borders, Mobility, and Livelihoods Project, the post holder will be an active member of the team with the responsibility of coordinating fieldwork in Africa and other developing countries.

The successful candidate will prepare, coordinate and undertake extensive field research in Africa, and where appropriate other developing countries, to examine refugees’ cross-border strategies and the relationship between borders, mobility and livelihoods. You will hold or be close to completion of a PhD/ DPhil in development studies, anthropology, humanitarian studies, sociology, human geography, or African studies with a focus on (forced) migration.

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online. You will be required to upload a supporting statement and CV as part of your online application. Interviews are expected to commence during the third week of January 2022.

Please click here to apply (ref 153825)

Only applications received before 12 midday on 04 January 2022 will be considered.  

If you have any questions regarding the position, feel free to get in touch.

Good luck!