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Research Officers – INET, Oxford

Research Officers: Economic Inequality
Department of Social Policy and Intervention and
Institute for New Economic Thinking, Oxford


The Department of Social Policy and Intervention and the Institute for New Economic Thinking at the Oxford Martin School are seeking to appoint two Research Officers to investigate the complex dynamic drivers and consequences of rising economic inequality across the economic, social and political spheres.

The successful applicants will be part of the Oxford team led by Professor Brian Nolan working on the multi-year collaborative research programme DINA together with teams led by Professor Thomas Piketty (Paris School of Economics) and Professor Emmanuel Saez (Berkeley), supported by a Synergy Grant from the European Research Council. You will have a PhD/DPhil, preferably in economics, social policy, sociology, political science, demography or another relevant social science discipline, with a strong foundation in quantitative analysis.

These are full-time posts, fixed term of 3 years starting on 1 June 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter. Salary is within the range of £33,309-£40,927 p.a.

More information and details on the application process are available here. For Informal enquires, please, write to

Deadline for applications: 12.00 midday on 31 March 2022.