This postdoctoral position will be focused primarily on understanding social and attentional profiles in Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and their overlap with co-occurring mental health problems and other developmental disorders. It will include 1) primary data collection with typically developing and ASD adolescents 2) secondary data analysis of existing longitudinal cohort data and 3) manuscript preparation for peer reviewed journals. Successful candidates should have a PhD (or be near submission) in Psychology or a related discipline. Experience with developmental testing, particularly with atypical populations. Previous use of eye-tracking will be helpful. Analytic skills for longitudinal data, such as experience using structural equation modelling or linear mixed models would also be beneficial, although training can be provided as part of the position.
This post will be offered on a fixed-term contract for 12 months.
This is a full-time post
The selection process will include a panel interview, an assessment and a presentation.