Economist - Social Research Group, Northern Research Station, Roslin, Midlothian

Closing date: 2 November 2007

Contributing to the work of the economics research programme, the post offers opportunities to become involved in a wide variety of projects and conduct policy-relevant research with colleagues across the range of Forest Research programmes.

You must have a first degree in economics or in economics combined with another subject. A post-graduate degree in Economics is desirable and qualifications in a relevant environmental or social science subject would also be an advantage.  This is an exciting professional opportunity to address questions of immediate relevance to forest use and sustainable management within a successful and expanding social and economic research team at Forest Research.

Please click on the job specification to view further details regarding this post. To download the relevant forms please click on application pack.

Write to Shireen West, HR Services, 231 Corstorphine Road, Edinburgh, EH12 7AT, UK.