Postdoctoral Research Fellow Oxford Rethinking Performance Initiative

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WorkplaceOxford, South East England, UK
UK date and time: 23-June-2022 17:46


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Postdoctoral Research Fellow Oxford Rethinking Performance Initiative Park End Street, Oxford Fixed term contract for 12 months We invite applications for the position of Postdoctoral Research Fellow reporting to the Senior Research Fellow.

This is an excellent opportunity for you working alongside the PI and Senior Research Fellow you will be a member of a research group called the Oxford Rethinking Performance Initiative (ORP), which aims to develop a framework for the measurement and operationalisation of corporate purpose. This will enable sustainable and long-term focussed business behaviour to thrive for the benefit of the economy, investors, planet and society.

You will form part of the ORP research team, lead independent research and provide day-to-day research direction to research assistants where necessary and lead your own research stream in the area of Reporting and Sustainable Finance. You will also have the opportunity to engage with member companies and investors of the consortium to define and get engaged in empirical research.

To be considered for this role you will need to hold a relevant doctorate in economics, finance or management studies.  You should possess strong publication record and familiarity with the existing literature and research in the field and have an excellent understanding of quantitative research methods.

You will need to have excellent aptitude for desk-based research as well as working with large financial and ESG related datasets and have experience of effectively managing relationships with academic and admin colleagues, along with the ability to contribute ideas for new research projects and research income generation.

Applications are to be made online and should include a CV and Supporting Statement/Cover Letter and the names of two references with contact details.

The cover letter should explain how you meet each of the selection criteria for the post using examples of your skills and experience.

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The closing date for applications is Friday 15 July 2022 at 12 noon.

Contact Person : Anna Giorgi Vacancy ID : 158618

Contact Phone : 07874 895180 Closing Date & Time : 15-Jul-2022 12:00

Pay Scale : STANDARD GRADE 7 Contact Email :

Salary (£) : £33,309 - £40,927

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In your application, please refer to and reference JobID 217381.