Lead Programmer & Technical Manager
CENTRE FOR EXPERIMENTAL SOCIAL SCIENCES, NUFFIELD COLLEGE
APPLICATION DEADLINE: THURSDAY 30TH JANUARY 2020.
SALARY: £39,970 PER ANNUM
The Nuffield College Centre for Experimental Social Sciences (CESS) seeks to appoint a skilled programmer who will undertake and oversee programming and manage the operations of the CESS behavioural labs and its online virtual experiments. CESS runs social science experiments with human subjects in four labs (with networked computers where participants play behavioural games) and using online and mobile interfaces. The labs are located at Nuffield College in Oxford, England; Santiago, Chile; Pune, India; and Tianjin, China. Some travel to other CESS facilities may be required, but the Lead Programmer and Technical Manager will be based at Nuffield College in Oxford.
The post is full-time and fixed-term for two years in the first instance. There will be an initial probationary period of six months.
Further Particulars including a job description are available here:
To apply online for this vacancy, please click on the 'Apply' link below. This will take you to the Interfolio Web Recruitment System, where you will need to register for an account (if you have not done so previously) and log in before completing an online application.
For the online application you will be asked to complete an application form and a recruitment monitoring form, and to upload the following documents:
- A two-page description of your experience and motivation and how these meet the requirements of the position; and
- a curriculum vitae including the names postal and e-mail addresses of two referees.
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The deadline for applications is Thursday 30 January 2020.
Applications will be reviewed as they are received and candidates may be invited for interview in advance of the closing date.
If a candidate is invited to an interview before the closing date, we may contact referees directly before the deadline.
Nuffield College exists to promote excellence in education and research, and is an equal opportunities employer committed to equality and valuing diversity. Applications are particularly welcome from women, from disabled people, and from black and minority ethnic candidates, who are currently under-represented in posts in the College.