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Jobs at ResPublica

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Associate Details

Research Associates

Multiple disciplines, freelance/contract basis

Closing date: Sunday, 31 December 2017

ResPublica is seeking to recruit a pool of talented research associates to collaborate on a freelance/contract basis on projects throughout 2016.

Research Associates will work within one or more of workstreams, outlined on ‘Our Work’, which are underpinned by our founding principles – Society, Prosperity, Virtue.

We welcome expressions of interest from public policy professionals, social policy researchers and academics. We offer:

– The opportunity to author/co-author and publish key research that will reach a wide audience in the policy making community

– Exposure to a dynamic policy making environment at the heart of the public policy debate

– The opportunity to build new and broader networks, and contribute to wider projects being taken forward within ResPublica

– Participation in periodic research roundtables with ResPublica staff to identify forward research priorities

We are looking for:

– Proven track record in research and/or policy development across their relevant discipline

– Strong academic credentials, preferably with relevant post-graduate degree

– Ability to innovative and think creatively about new policy solutions

– Interest in innovative ideas and thinking beyond traditional party political divides

– Excellent written communication skills

– Strong track record to design and deliver projects to time and budget
Speculative Applications

If you would like to speculatively apply for a research associate position with ResPublica, please follow the application process below.

Application method:

To apply, please send your CV, and a cover letter referencing your relevant skills and experience, to admin@respublica.org.uk.

Please include ‘Research Associates’ in the subject line of your email.


ResPublica values diversity and promotes equality. We encourage and welcome applications from people of all backgrounds.