We are seeking to recruit two post-doctoral fellows to join the Migration and Health Project Southern Africa (maHp) – a research project at the African Centre for Migration & Society (ACMS), Wits University.
1 x post-doctoral fellowship: maHp – migration and health in southern Africa
1 x post-doctoral fellowship: MoVE (method:visual:explore)
Essential qualifications and experience: A PhD in a Migration & Displacement or an associated discipline; experience in developing and implementing health and migration research in southern Africa; competency in more than one regional language would be desirable. For the MoVE fellowship, experience in designing and implementing arts-based and/or visual methodologies in relation to migration and health in southern Africa is essential.
Timeframe: one year with possibility for renewal dependent on performance and availability of funding
Remuneration: ZAR 220,000 per year, plus Wits medical aid and ZAR 10,000 research funding
Application process: Please submit an application to Jo Vearey email@example.com by Friday 13th October 2017. Only short-listed applicants will be contacted and invited for interview in early November 2017. Anticipated start-date: 1st February 2018 (negotiable).
Applications should include:
- full CV
- cover letter outlining your reasons for applying for the position
- academic writing example
- overview of experience working on migration and health in southern Africa
- [for the MoVE fellowship] evidence of involvement in design and delivery of arts-based and/or visual research projects in southern Africa
- details of two referees
Further information: firstname.lastname@example.org