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PhD Scholarship in Microeconomics of Innovation (CREATe & Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow)

[THIS SCHOLARSHIP VACANCY HAS NOW CLOSED] The Opportunity The RCUK Centre for Copyright and New Business Models in the Creative Economy (CREATe – www.create.ac.uk) and Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow, invite applications for a PhD Scholarship in microeconomics of innovation. We are looking for strong empirical skills and a willingness to engage with, and contribute to, a novel, interdisciplinary research agenda relating to innovation in the creative economy. We are particularly interested in candidates who wish to develop their own research agenda in the economics of innovation, and are able to work imaginatively with a range of quantitative techniques. The successful candidate will become a member of both CREATe and the established research group in Microeconomics at the … Continue reading

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CREATe Postdoctoral Research Fellow/ Researcher in Economics (Applied Microeconomics) at the University of Glasgow

CREATe at the University of Glasgow is seeking to appoint an Applied Microeconomist with strong empirical skills and training who is willing to engage with, and contribute to, a novel, interdisciplinary research agenda relating to innovation in the creative economy. The successful candidate will wish to develop their own research agenda in the economics of innovation, and be able to work imaginatively with a range of quantitative techniques . The initial appointment is for a Research Fellowship in Economics until 31st December 2016 that on the satisfaction of performance conditions will subsequently convert into a permanent lectureship in Economics in the Adam Smith Business School. The RCUK Centre for Copyright & New Business Models in the Creative Economy (CREATe –www.create.ac.uk) is … Continue reading

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PhD Scholarship in Microeconomics of Innovation (CREATe & Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow)

[The Application Deadline for this Scholarship has now passed] The Opportunity The RCUK Centre for Copyright and New Business Models in the Creative Economy (CREATe – www.create.ac.uk) and Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow, invite applications for a PhD Scholarship in microeconomics of innovation. We are looking for strong empirical skills and a willingness to engage with, and contribute to, a novel, interdisciplinary research agenda relating to innovation in the creative economy. We are particularly interested in candidates who wish to develop their own research agenda in the economics of innovation, and are able to work imaginatively with a range of quantitative techniques. The successful candidate will become a member of both CREATe and the established research group in … Continue reading

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CREATe PhD Studentship in Cultural Heritage Law at University of Glasgow

labelCREATe & the University of Glasgow Law School, in partnership with the National Library of Scotland

£51,966 (including bursary and fee remission distributed over 3 years of study; £6000 travel allowance)

This position is funded until September 2017.

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CREATe Senior Research Associate Vacancy at University of East Anglia

UEA50The School of Political, Social and International Studies within the Faculty of Arts and Humanities at the University of East Anglia wishes to appoint a Senior Research Associate to work with Professor John Street on a part-time basis (25%FTE) until 31 March 2015 on ‘The Regulation of the Collecting Societies’. This project is part of the AHRC CREATe project. We are looking for someone with experience of comparative policy research or of cultural policy, particularly as it applies to the music industry. Continue reading

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CREATe Postdoctoral Fellow/Researcher in Economics

This post is a three-year Research Fellowship based in CREATe that on the satisfaction of performance conditions will subsequently convert into a permanent lectureship in an appropriate department at the University of Glasgow (the University hosts the Adam Smith Business School, and world leading academic units in law, economics, economic & social history and cultural policy). The candidate is expected to develop a research agenda that opens new economic perspectives specifically on copyright law. For more information or to apply for this post please visit the University of Glasgow’s recruitment website.

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CREATe Postdoctoral Researcher in Copyright Law, History and Policy

This post is an eighteen months Researcher position with a focus on copyright law, history & policy within CREATe at the University of Glasgow’s School of Law (in the College of Social Sciences). The candidate is expected to develop a research agenda on copyright law and its history, with a strong interdisciplinary and policy focus. CREATe has an ambitious development agenda, and the successful candidate will have every opportunity to benefit from further funding and new academic programmes and positions. For further information or to apply for this post please visit the University of Glasgow’s recruitment website.

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Three CREATe Research Assistant Vacancies at the University of Edinburgh

The University of Edinburgh, a partner in the consortium of universities running CREATe, is seeking three fixed-term, part-time research assistants to contribute to CREATe projects. All applicants for these posts will be based in the Edinburgh Law School. Project 1 – Applications are invited for a part-time Research Assistant to contribute to a two-year project on privacy, personal data collection and the freemium business model for Web 2.0. This part-time post (1 day per week) is available on a fixed term basis for two years from September/October 2013. Project 2 – Applications are invited for a part-time Research Assistant to be based in the Edinburgh Law School to contribute to a two-year project on the future of Digital Rights Management. … Continue reading

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PhD Studentship Available at Glasgow Life and The School of Culture and Creative Arts, University of Glasgow

Glasgow Life and the School of Culture and Creative Arts at the University of Glasgow are seeking to award one fully-funded PhD studentship to commence 1 October 2013.  The studentship, which will support three years of full-time study, is funded through the AHRC Collaborative Doctoral Programme’s award to Glasgow Life. The student will undertake research into Cultural policy in Glasgow, 1970-1989.  Through the partnership with Glasgow Life, the student will have an opportunity to acquire a range of creative industry skills and knowledge whilst pursuing critically-informed research into a period of cultural policy-making in a city where that work was hugely influential.  Working directly with Glasgow Life, and supported by its Director of Policy and Research, Dr Mark O’Neill, the student’s … Continue reading

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Senior Research Associate Vacancy at UEA

The School of Political, Social and International Studies within the Faculty of Arts and Humanities at the University of East Anglia wishes to appoint a Senior Research Associate to work with Professors Keith Negus (Goldsmiths, University of London) and John Street (UEA) on a part-time basis (25% FTE) for 15 months on a project entitled ‘Digitisation and the Politics of Copying in Popular Music Culture’. This project is part of the RCUK CREATe Centre. The successful candidate will have knowledge of popular music culture and experience in interviewing, archival work and other research skills. Job Reference: RA969 Salary: £30,424 to £36,298 per annum, pro rata Closing date: 12 noon on 19 July 2013 Further particulars and an application form are available on UEA’s … Continue reading

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