Perform quantitative and qualitative research on outputs and impacts associated with the Scientific Animations Without Borders (SAWBO) program. The candidate will be expected to write manuscripts towards publications in peer-review journals as a result of their research efforts.
The appointment will be for one year with a preferred start date beginning in Fall 2019.
Doctorate -Education or Social Science
Ph.D. in education or social sciences or related field and a successful publication record. The candidates must possess a valid driver’s license. Postdoctoral associates are required to fluently communicate in English scientific results to both technical and lay audiences in written and presentation formats.
Desirable qualifications include:
Experience in research involving case study analysis of projects within a developing nation context
Working knowledge in statistical analyses
Working knowledge in quantitative and qualitative data analyses
Working experience in research associated with development impacts
Strong organizational skills
Required Application Materials
Candidates should submit a cover letter describing research interests and career goals, including a statement of your interest or experience in fostering an inclusive environment, curriculum vitae, names and contact information for three references and two representative publications. For more information about the SAWBO program, please visit https://sawbo-animations.org/publications/ to better understand ongoing research publications and research output from the SAWBO program. Review of applications will begin on August 15, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled.
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