Jobs at Goldsmiths

Jobs at Goldsmiths

Researcher (Regional Liaison, MENA)

Department
Visual Cultures
Vacancy Type
Fixed-Term
Contract Length
24 Months
Full-Time/Part-Time
Full Time
Salary
29,486.29 - 33,638.50
Interview Date
TBC
Contact Details
Sarah Nankivell - s.nankivell@gold.ac.uk
Actual Hours
35
FTE
1.0
Posted Date
02/08/2019
Closing Date
02/09/2019
Ref No
8739
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Forensic Architecture (FA) is a research agency, based at Goldsmiths, University of London. We undertake advanced spatial and media investigations into cases of human rights violations, with and on behalf of communities affected by political violence, human rights organisations, international prosecutors, environmental justice groups, and media organisations. 

We’re looking to hire a an early career researcher who has strong technical skills, a deep understanding of the conflicts in the Middle East and North Africa, is fluent in Arabic, and is willing to engage with the theoretical and technologically innovative elements of the research, case work, and methods of FA. The successful candidate will be joining a small, multidisciplinary team of researchers based on the Goldsmiths campus in New Cross, who are working on a frontier research project that mobilises architectural techniques and technologies to reconstruct incidents of violations of human rights, war crimes, and environmental destruction worldwide.