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14.8 - Development Studies
4 - Post-Doc
University College Dublin, Ireland
We have a research institute to study Global Human Development, Geary Institute.
Language requirements
All applicants must submit a recent English Language Test certificate (less than two years old); 600 Toefl or overall 6.5 IELTS with a minimum of 6.0 in each band on the Academic Version. See the link below for a full list of other recognised Language Tests and acceptable scores. If applicants do not have an English Language Test certificate, they must submit proof of registration to an upcoming test (result must be available by the 24th of January 2014).
Academic requirements
Good postgraduate grades and English
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The UCD Geary Institute conducts leading edge research on life course issues and the way public policy affects life outcomes. The hallmarks of the Institute are a unified methodology and cross-disciplinary perspective; and research translation through effective solutions to economic, political, epidemiological and social questions. The Institute is also home to the Irish Social Science Data Archive (ISSDA) Major Research Centres and Programmes Include: Behaviour and Health The Centre for Behaviour and Health (CBH) is a cross-campus, multidisciplinary research group focusing on behavioural aspects of health and welfare. Research focuses on the determinants of health behaviours in a wide range of domains, measurement issues in health and well-being, statistical methodology, electronic survey design and determinants of well-being.
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9 months between Sep 1 2014 and May 31 2015
Contact person
Prof. Patrick Paul Walsh ( )
Additional information
Visits must be justified on the basis of research collaboration with staff in UCD. Please include a detailed explanation of your area of interest to allow us to best assess your application and match you to the most appropriate academic or unit. For additional information please email the Erasmus Mundus Co-ordinator