Jobs and Positions

� Senior Research Fellow and Senior Researcher for INDIRECT- Intergenerational Cumulative Disadvantage and Resource Compensation, Turku, Finland

The position of the 5-year Senior Research Fellow is intended for an experienced researcher who can be expected to acquire the qualifications of a full professor by the end of the project. The tasks include both research and research administration; the research fellow is expected to coordinate the three planned sub-studies and to participate in all of them.
The position of the 2-year Post-Doc is intended for a researcher who has defended her or his doctoral thesis relatively recently on a topic related to the project or is expected to do so within six months of the application deadline. The tasks include conducting research on the topics specified in the project plan.

Deadline: May 15, 2014 (3:45pm)
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� Assistant Professor in Sociology at Laboratoire de Sociologie Quantitative, ENSAE-CREST, Paris, France

We are looking to recruit a tenure-track Assistant Professor. The successful candidate will be expected to demonstrate a promise of excellence in research employing advanced quantitative methods and a good teaching potential. Ability to converse regularly and freely in French is required; the practice of English is welcome.

Deadline: June 16, 2014
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� 80% Post-Doc Position in Psychology, Swiss National Centre of Competence in Research LIVES

The main aim of this position will be to manage and conduct the project Professional trajectories: Impact of individual characteristics and resources, and cultural background (IP7). The main goal of this project is to study direct and moderated/mediated effects of contextual and cultural parameters, and personal characteristics (e.g. motivation, social justice beliefs, regulation processes) on individuals & professional trajectories and other outcomes.

Deadline: May 30, 2014
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� Post-Doctoral Researcher Department of Sociology, Tilburg, Netherlands

The post-doctoral research forms part of the research project HOWCOME: Changing Housing Regimes and Trends in Social and Economic Inequality (, which is financed by the European Research Council (ERC). The research project aims to study the interplay between two major social trends of the post-war period: the upward trend in economic inequality and long-term changes in housing regimes.

Deadline: May 30, 2014
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