This position is now filled.
We are seeking a Postdoctoral Research Associate. This AHRC funded post is available immediately on a full time basis for eight months in the Department of Drama.
You can find full details of the post here
The successful applicant will support the research and administration of our Covid-19 rapid-response project between drama and management studies. The post will include carrying out interviews with artists and local government authorities, managing online surveys, supporting the organisation of a performance festival in Exeter, and managing the day-to-day administration of the project.
Please ensure you read the Job Description and Person Specification for full details of this role by clicking on the link above and looking at the attachment.
- possess a relevant PhD (or be nearing completion) in a field connected to theatre and performance, ideally with knowledge or experience of site-based practices
- be experienced at organising and conducting qualitative research in the form of interviews
- will have an excellent understanding of research ethics and informed consent processes, and be able to work sensitively and effectively within the pandemic context
- have excellent writing, self-management and inter-personal skills
The role will also involve managing online surveys with artists, local government officers and commissioning bodies in arts and culture.