A post-doctoral Research Associate position has become available at the Faraday Institute for Science and Religion, St. Edmundâ€™s College, Cambridge [www.faraday-institute.org]. The post involves working with Prof. John Wood [Imperial College, London] on a project entitled â€œRestoring Spiritual Values to European Researchâ€. The overall object is to compare the current status of the European Research Area and its underlying values with those of the founders of the concept of European partnership, with particular reference to religious values. The successful candidate will have independent research experience and an interest in international research policy and outcomes, and must be in agreement with the ethos and aims of The Faraday Institute.
The salary for this three-year position will be up to Â£32,161 per annum, depending on qualifications and experience, plus benefits. Applications quoting Position FP2/6 should include a c/v, naming three referees, together with a covering letter summarising the relevance of the applicantâ€™s background and experience for this position. Applications (preferably by e-mail) should be sent to: The Faraday Institute Administrator, Mrs Polly Stanton, St. Edmundâ€™s College, Cambridge, CB3 0BN, UK [firstname.lastname@example.org <mailto:email@example.com>] by Tuesday 1st November 2011. A job description may also be requested from Mrs Stanton. Interviews will be held in early November. — Dr ZoÃ« Binns Events Manager The Faraday Institute St. Edmund’s College Cambridge CB3 0BN, UK. Tel: 01223-741283