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Strategic Advisory Network (SAN) new members' recruitment 2021

We are currently recruiting up to 19 members to join our SAN, with a diverse range of expertise and experience in the broad spectrum of the social sciences and/or in the use of social, economic and behavioural research with a commitment to UK Research and Innovation's mission and priorities.

This pool of experts provides advice in various areas to help us identify and take advantage of opportunities to enable impact through our research, training and data infrastructure portfolio. Appointments to the SAN will usually be for up to three years with the possibility of extension up to a further three years. Appointments begin with effect from April 2021.

We welcome applications from professionals in the public, private and third sectors who are familiar with the use and application of research evidence as well as academic members, including early and mid-career researchers.

We particularly encourage applications from women, those with disabilities, members of minority ethnic groups, and other groups who are currently or historically under-represented on ESRC's groups, networks and panels.

Further information and application details.

Jobs at ESRC

You can find details of any current ESRC job vacancies on the Careers Portal.

Research appointments

Research posts for ESRC centres, programmes and other projects are normally advertised by the institutions that hold the grants.

Posts are also often advertised in the Times Higher Education supplement and the Guardian, and on