Research Assistant in Criminal Justice

Leeds, United Kingdom
£27,511 to £32,817 p.a. pro rata
Nov 05, 2019
End of advertisement period
Nov 20, 2019
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Law
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time

Are you an ambitious researcher looking for your next challenge? Do you have a background in criminology/ criminal justice or a related field? Do you want to further your career in one of the UKs leading research intensive Universities?

You will work within the Centre for Criminal Justice Studies to support Professor Anthea Hucklesby, Chair in Criminal Justice, to complete and develop a range of research projects, undertake dissemination and impact activities and assist with the preparation of reports and academic publications.

With a relevant doctorate, evidence of an ability to produce published outputs and experience of policy-relevant research, you will support the development of funded research projects, assist with the preparation of reports and publications and manage impact activities and evidence gathering. You will possess excellent analytical and writing skills and the ability to deal with a variety of tasks to set deadlines. The ability to work alone, as part of a team and with a range of people is essential, along with strong organisational skills. You may be required to undertake a criminal record check.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:

Professor Anthea Hucklesby, Chair in Criminal Justice

Tel: office +44 (0)113 343 5013 or mobile: +44 (0) 7702959910, email: 

Location:     Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service:     Faculty of Social Sciences
School/Institute:     School of Law
Category:     Research
Grade:     Grade 6
Salary:     £27,511 to £32,817 p.a. pro rata
We will consider flexible working arrangements
Working Time:     80%
Post Type:     Part Time
Contract Type:     Fixed Term (until 31 July 2021 due to funding)
Closing Date:     Wednesday 20 November 2019
Downloads:     Candidate Brief