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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a University of Leeds Postgraduate Researcher (PGR) to work with the Joseph Rowntree Foundation to look at the labour market in post-industrial areas. Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JRF) is an independent social change organisation working to solve UK poverty. Through research, policy, collaboration and practical...

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a PGR student to undertake a period of paid work with the Department of Transport through a structured placement. The Department for Transport (DfT) works with agencies and partners to support the transport network that helps UK businesses, and gets people and goods travelling...

Our Postgraduate Researcher (PGR) Placement Scheme provides opportunity for University of Leeds PGRs to partner and collaborate with external organisations. Through collaboration, both the PGR and the partner organisation can gain expertise, share knowledge, gain appreciation of different personal values and cultures, and explore the application of research in professional...

LSSI is looking for an experienced administrator to join our team as a conference and events coordinator on a temporary basis (from 01 January 2020 to 31 March 2020).   Grade: 5 Are you an experienced administrator with a confident and proactive approach to work? Do you have a flair...

Following the success of the Parliamentary Office for Science and Technology’s (POST) Parliamentary Academic Fellowship Scheme pilot, POST’s Knowledge Exchange Unit (KEU) has reopened the scheme for 2020. The scheme will have two streams: a directed call and an open call, the open call will go out in Spring 2020....

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a PGR (Postgraduate Researcher) to undertake a paid placement with Itecho Health in behavioural science/psychology/social science to support an innovative digital health partnership between Itecho Health, University of Leeds and Leeds Fertility – improving patient outcomes in fertility. Itecho Health is a young, dynamic...

‘Harnessing the Vital Role of Social Sciences in Addressing Contemporary Challenges’ | Wednesday 6 November This event was part of the ESRC Festival of Social Science 2019   This LSSI event, as part of the ESRC Festival of Social Science, aimed to bring together varied speakers who could explore the...