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*Two Research Assistant posts (part-time)*
*The Oxford Centre for Staff and Learning Development*
*Oxford Brookes University *
Starting salary: £24,766, rising annually to £27,047
These are fixed term contracts for 15 months* *
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We are looking to appoint two post-doctoral research assistants to work
within the Oxford Centre for Staff and Learning Development to assist our
educational developers in conducting a range of pedagogic research projects.

Oxford Brookes’ Strategy for the Enhancement of the Student Experience
makes a commitment to making use of our internationally recognised in-house
expertise in educational development to routinely carry out impact
assessments and reviews of all significant academic development
initiatives. The Oxford Centre for Staff and Learning Development
contributes to research projects investigating student experiences,
evaluating teaching innovations and assessing the impact of academic
development initiatives.

Our current areas of interest include curriculum design, student
engagement, assessment and feedback, inclusivity and digital literacy. You
can find out more about our interests and projects at
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You will be responsible for:

   - conducting literature searches and reviews
   - collecting and analysing a variety of qualitative and quantitative
   data types
   - training and mentoring others involved in pedagogic research
   - disseminating research through presentations, conferences and academic
   - contributing to staff development for pedagogic researchers.

You should have

   - a postgraduate qualification in a related area
   - experience of using specialist data analysis tools
   - expertise in designing new questionnaires
   - the ability to work independently and concurrently on a range of
   different projects
   - a proven track record of academic publishing.

  International applicants from outside the EU will need to demonstrate
their eligibility to work in the UK.
Closing date 25 January 2013
Apply at
*Ref: **109**/18**4**76/PR*
Informal queries to Rhona Sharpe, Head of OCSLD, [log in to unmask],
01865 485902

Dr. Rhona Sharpe
Head of Oxford Centre for Staff and Learning Development
Oxford Brookes University
National Teaching Fellow

tel: 01865 485902
email: [log in to unmask]

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