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CREATe is the RCUK Centre for Copyright and New Business Models in the Creative Economy (www.create.ac.uk) with a varied research portfolio, drawing upon disciplines such as law, economics, management, computer science, sociology, psychology, ethnography and critical studies. CREATe’s approach has evidence at its core and great care is taken to expose methodological approaches and research designs to early scrutiny by academics, industry, policy makers and others users of research results.
The CREATe Data Specialist is responsible for shaping CREATe’s data-driven digital identity and ensuring its impact is maximised. The postholder will oversee the exploitation and management of datasets including those developed by CREATe and originating elsewhere, informing the role of data in the progress and presentation of core research. They will be expected to demonstrate innovation in the design of data collection methods and the development of data analysis and visualisation tools, particularly web-enabled.
The post is full time for one year in the first instance but we are prepared to be flexible to reflect the preferred hours of a suitable candidate.