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A selection of the latest science-related international development jobs, including research, policy and programme vacancies in the UK and around the world. Please submit any relevant jobs to UKCDS Communications Manager, and we will post the details here.

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  • International Grants Officer

    The British Academy, the UK’s national body for the humanities and social sciences, is pleased to invite applications for two new exciting positions in its International team.  The positions offer candidates the opportunity to work on the Academy’s growing portfolio of overseas development assistance (ODA) programmes, which aim to harness the best research evidence to address many of today’s international development challenges.

    Source: The British Academy
    Deadline: 3 July 2017
  • International Grants Officer

    The British Academy, the UK’s national body for the humanities and social sciences, is pleased to invite applications for two new exciting positions in its International team.  The positions offer candidates the opportunity to work on the Academy’s growing portfolio of overseas development assistance (ODA) programmes, which aim to harness the best research evidence to address many of today’s international development challenges.

    Source: British Academy
    Deadline: 3 July 2017
  • Portfolio Adviser/Developer - Population Health

    We are seeking a Portfolio Adviser or Developer for our Population Health department. In this vital role, you will build on Wellcome’s strengths in population and public health, reaching more widely to address the dual challenges facing global health from lifestyle influences and from increased environmental change.

    Source: Wellcome Trust
    Deadline: 4 July 2017
  • Senior Data Scientist

    As a senior member of our Insight and Analysis Team, you will derive insight from research and evidence to highlight accomplishments achieved through Wellcome's funding, direct activities and strategic partnerships and identify new opportunities to support out work. You will collaborate closely with colleagues and external partners, working flexibly on a variety of challenging, complex and innovative projects.

    Source: Wellcome Trust
    Deadline: 14 July 2017
  • Insight Manager for Research & Analysis

    In this role, you will derive insight from research and evidence to highlight accomplishments achieve through Wellcome's funding, direct activities and strategic partnerships and identify new opportunities to support our work. You will support the Head of Department, deputising in key areas of responsibility, and work with other Insight Managers to provide leadership to the Insight and Analysis Team. 

    Source: Wellcome Trust
    Deadline: 14 July 2017
  • Freelance Writers

    ONGOING

    Adam Smith International is looking for creative, professional writers that can work on a freelance basis for future articles. We are seeking writers with experience in reporting on issues such as climate change, extractive industries, economic development, education reform, trade, governance and aid policy.

    Source: Adam Smith International
    Deadline: 19 July 2017

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