Job Vacancies

KMi currently employs 84 people, a mix of researchers, technologists, designers and administrative staff. We are in a phase of rapid expansion, and as a result job opportunities arise frequently.

This page lists our current and recent job vacancies.

Research Assistant / Associate | Ref: 13728
Closing date: Thursday 27 July 2017

ERDF Project Secretary | Ref: 13772
Closing date: Thursday 27 July 2017

Research Assistant / Associate | Ref: 13689
Closing date: Thursday 06 July 2017

Alternatively click here to view a list of our recent past vacancies.


Research Assistant / Associate

Knowledge Media Institute (KMi)
"£29,301 - £38,183", Ref: 13728
Based in Milton Keynes
Temporary 15 months contract, commencing Octoberr 2017

Application closing date: Thursday 27 July 2017.

The Knowledge Media Institute (KMi) is looking for a Research Assistant or a Research Associate to work on an EU funded project.
The Hub4NGI project will strengthen and coordinate the work done by ongoing and upcoming projects, focusing on Next Generation Internet Experimentation (NGI-E), with the goal to transform the current NGI-E setting into an increasingly dynamic, collaborative and participatory Innovation Ecosystem capable of effectively supporting and coordinating activities across the whole NGI landscape and provide a collaborative platform.

Contact

For more information about the position, please contact Prof John Domingue

To apply, please fill the application form below and also include a Covering Letter (a maximum of 2,500 words) and CV

Download Application for Employment Form (short version) | Word Download the Application for Employment Form (Short Version)

Download the Application for Employment (Accessible/Short Version) Download the Application for Employment (Accessible/Short Version)

Then email it to kmi-recruitment@open.ac.uk quoting the job reference number 13728.

Job Vacancy | Download Information for Applicants Download Job Related Information for Ref: 13728

We promote diversity in employment and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Hard copies and access details for disabled applicants are available from the Recruitment Co-ordinator by email kmi-recruitment@open.ac.uk

Further details on The Open University's employment conditions can be found at: http://www3.open.ac.uk/employment/benefits.asp


ERDF Project Secretary

Knowledge Media Institute (KMi)
"£21,843 - £24,565", Ref: 13772
Based in Milton Keynes
Temporary contrat until 30th June 2019

Application closing date: Thursday 27 July 2017.

The Open University’s Knowledge Media Institute (KMi) is a distinct research unit within the Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). The unit seeks an experienced Project Secretary to support the delivery management of two projects funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF): ICT Escalator and CityLabs.
You will work as part of the KMi Administration team, reporting to the KMi Business Development Manager. You should be adaptable to the unique environment and demands of a high-profile research laboratory, which requires a degree of flexibility and initiative to cope with fluctuating workload and non-routine activities.
Having agreed clear objectives and well-defined guidelines and boundaries within which to work, you will be required to prioritise and schedule tasks and to exercise judgement and initiative in discharging your duties, liaising with the appropriate networks to ensure timely dissemination of information.

Contact

For more information about the position, please contact Alan Fletcher

To apply, please fill the application form below and also include a Covering Letter (a maximum of 2,500 words) and CV

Download Application for Employment Form (short version) | Word Download the Application for Employment Form (Short Version)

Download the Application for Employment (Accessible/Short Version) Download the Application for Employment (Accessible/Short Version)

Then email it to kmi-recruitment@open.ac.uk quoting the job reference number 13772.

Job Vacancy | Download Information for Applicants Download Job Related Information for Ref: 13772

We promote diversity in employment and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Hard copies and access details for disabled applicants are available from the Recruitment Co-ordinator by email kmi-recruitment@open.ac.uk

Further details on The Open University's employment conditions can be found at: http://www3.open.ac.uk/employment/benefits.asp


Research Assistant / Associate

Knowledge Media Institute (KMi)
"£29,301 - £38,183" , Ref: 13689
Based in Milton Keynes
Temporary contract - September 2017 until December 2018

Application closing date: Thursday 06 July 2017.

The Knowledge Media Institute (KMi) is looking for a Research Assistant or a Research Associate to work jointly on two EU funded projects.
The Hub4NGI project will strengthen and coordinate the work done by ongoing and upcoming projects, focusing on Next Generation Internet Experimentation (NGI-E), with the goal to transform the current NGI-E setting into an increasingly dynamic, collaborative and participatory Innovation Ecosystem capable of effectively supporting and coordinating activities across the whole NGI landscape and provide a collaborative platform.
The Up2U project is to bridge the gap between secondary schools and higher education and research by better integrating formal and informal learning scenarios, and adapting both the technology and the methodology that students will most likely be facing in universities. The project will focus on the context of secondary schools, which provide secondary education between the ages of 11 and 19, after primary school and before higher education.

Contact

For more information about the position, please contact Prof John Domingue

To apply, please fill the application form below and also include a Covering Letter (a maximum of 2,500 words) and CV

Download Application for Employment Form (short version) | Word Download the Application for Employment Form (Short Version)

Download the Application for Employment (Accessible/Short Version) Download the Application for Employment (Accessible/Short Version)

Then email it to kmi-recruitment@open.ac.uk quoting the job reference number 13689.

Job Vacancy | Download Information for Applicants Download Job Related Information for Ref: 13689

We promote diversity in employment and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Hard copies and access details for disabled applicants are available from the Recruitment Co-ordinator by email kmi-recruitment@open.ac.uk

Further details on The Open University's employment conditions can be found at: http://www3.open.ac.uk/employment/benefits.asp


Requests for hard-copy documents/forms, job related information, and application submissions can be directed to KMi Recruitment Coordinator at the Knowledge Media Institute, Open University, Milton Keynes, MK7 6AA, UK, Tel. +44 (0)1908 654774, Fax +44 (0)1908 653169.

Please let us know if you need your copy of the job related information in large print, on computer disk, or on audio cassette tape. Hearing impaired persons may make enquiries on Milton Keynes +44 (0) 1908 654901 (Minicom answerphone). Equal Opportunity is University Policy.

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Research Assistant / Associate

Knowledge Media Institute (KMi)
"£29,301 - £38,183"
Based in Milton Keynes
Temporary contract - September 2017 until December 2018

The Knowledge Media Institute (KMi) is looking for a Research Assistant or a Research Associate to work jointly on two EU funded projects. The Hub4NGI project will strengthen and coordinate the work...

Research Assistant / Associate

Knowledge Media Institute (KMi)
"£29,301 - £38,183"
Based in Milton Keynes
Temporary 15 months contract, commencing Octoberr 2017

The Knowledge Media Institute (KMi) is looking for a Research Assistant or a Research Associate to work on an EU funded project. The Hub4NGI project will strengthen and coordinate the work done by...

ERDF Project Secretary

Knowledge Media Institute (KMi)
"£21,843 - £24,565"
Based in Milton Keynes
Temporary contrat until 30th June 2019

The Open University’s Knowledge Media Institute (KMi) is a distinct research unit within the Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). The unit seeks an experienced Project...

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Knowledge Media Institute
The Open University
Walton Hall
Milton Keynes
MK7 6AA
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)1908 653800

Fax: +44 (0)1908 653169

Email: KMi Support

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