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Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) secondment opportunity

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Deadline for applications: Midday, Monday 12th March The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has a 3-month secondment opportunity for a suitably qualified and experienced doctoral student to lead on a high-priority project within a policy analysis team. The objectives…

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Opportunity to Present Research Findings at the Home Office

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Background Home Office Analysis and Insight is a directorate within the Home Office employing more than 250 analysts, including social and operational researchers, economists, statisticians and data scientists. Their role is to provide the best possible evidence to underpin policy-making,…

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Call For Applications: British Library PhD Placement Scheme 2018

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PhD students are invited to apply to undertake one of our forthcoming research placements. These are specially-selected projects that have been developed by the Library to support current doctoral researchers to develop and apply transferrable skills and expertise: https://www.bl.uk/news/2018/january/phd-research-placements-2018 About…

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WRDTP All Pathways Training 2 – 2017

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Registration is open for the White Rose Doctoral Training Partnership All Pathways 2 training event. This event will take place on Wednesday 29 November 2017 at the University of York. This training session follows on from the All Pathways Training (1)…

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The Sheffield Student Journal for Sociology Launch Event – Thursday 2nd November

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University of Sheffield students Ruth Beresford, Dawn Fletcher and Lauren White, have established and launched a student journal featuring sociological papers written, peer-reviewed and copy edited by students from across the UK and beyond. They are hosting a launch party for The…

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NCRM Autumn School 22 – 24 November 2017

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The ESRC National Centre for Research Methods (NCRM) will be holding its 12th residential autumn school in Southampton, 22 – 24 November 2017. The topic of this year’s autumn school is New Data Horizons and will explore innovations and changes in the data landscape. The…

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Fellowship opportunity for ESRC PhD students in Parliament

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The ESRC/POST fellowship scheme is now open for applications. The scheme provides an opportunity for ESRC-funded postgraduate students, in their second and third year, to be seconded to the Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology (POST) to assist in producing independent, balanced and accessible…

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Cross legged and talking tongues – the winners of ‘Making Sense of Society’ ESRC/SAGE writing competition announced

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The ESRC, in partnership with SAGE Publishing, is pleased to announce the winners of its 2016/17 writing competition – ‘Making Sense of Society’. Students Wilhelmiina Toivo, from the University of Glasgow and Lauren White, from the University of Sheffield have…

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WRDTC Doctoral Researcher reaches ESRC writing competition shortlist

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Following a deluge of entries to this year’s ESRC writing competition, ‘Making Sense of Society’, 12 students have been shortlisted as finalists. Making Sense of Society was launched, in partnership with SAGE Publishing, in October 2016. ESRC students were invited…

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DTC Matters Issue No17. February 2017

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Welcome to the seventeenth edition of the White Rose Social Sciences DTC newsletter; “DTC Matters”. The White Rose Doctoral Training Centre was launched in November 2011. Read more This newsletter is issued quarterly and includes NEWS AND EVENTS, TRAINING AND…

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