Job Opportunity – Research and Personal Assistant in American Women’s or Gender History (Surrey, UK)


Based in Surrey. UK.
There will be some flexibility regarding location

Salary: c. £25,000 – £30,000 pa.
Hours: 40 hrs a week, flexible.

Applications are invited for the post of research/personal assistant to assist Professor Jay Kleinberg of Brunel University in facilitating her research in the field of North American Women’s History from Autumn 2010.

The person appointed will ideally have a PhD (or near) in American Women’s or Gender  History, American Studies or a closely related field and demonstrable familiarity with research in this area. Knowledge of Statistical Package for the Social Sciences (SPSS) would be an advantage.  The appointee will be required to undertake research, edit professional papers, organise appointments and work schedule, and provide general support in academic work. There may be opportunity for involvement in research and co-authorship of papers for suitably qualified candidates.

Application should be by submission of an up to date curriculum vitae,
Two academic references and a letter of application will be required, indicating how previous experience and publications will suit the applicant for this position.

Interested?  Please call 01844 214669  Quoting reference: JK 1010.