Faculty of Mathematics, Computing and Technology
£30,728 to £36,661 (pro rata for part time staff)
Based in Milton Keynes
This post is available full time for 6 months, or part time for 12 months
This position is based in the Faculty of Mathematics, Computing and Technology,
the Department of Computing and Communications. We are seeking to appoint a
Research Associate to work on a DSDM Consortium-funded Agile Research Network
project, as directed by the project's PI, Helen Sharp (see
The aim of the project is to investigate practitioner-identified problems, seek
out research that may alleviate the problem and implement relevant practices,
in conjunction with the organisation.
The post holder will work alongside one other full-time Research Associate, and
three academic members of the project team. On occasion the work is expected to
entail site visits in the UK requiring overnight stay.
We are looking for outstanding candidates with a proven track record and
potential to conduct research at the highest international level.
If you would like to discuss the particulars of this role before making an
application please email Professor Helen Sharp (helen.sh...@open.ac.uk).
Closing date: noon on Thursday 27 February 2014
For detailed information on how to apply please refer to the Further
Particulars, or email mct-staff...@open.ac.uk quoting the reference number.
We promote diversity in employment and welcome applications from all sections
of the community.
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