Research Assistant in Psychological Medicine

London (Central), London (Greater) (GB)
Grade 5, £32,676- £35,366, inclusive of London Allowance
Feb 17, 2020
End of advertisement period
Mar 09, 2020
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

The King’s Centre for Military Health Research (KCMHR) is looking to recruit a Research Assistant to support two innovative projects utilising digital technology to support the mental health of military veterans. The projects will develop and test two mobile phone apps, one to support military veterans with alcohol misuse and the other to support military veterans experiencing mental ill health (common mental disorders and post-traumatic stress disorder). 

The post holder will be responsible for supporting both projects on a number of tasks including material development, participant recruitment, data collection (both qualitative and quantitative), data cleaning and data analysis (both qualitative and quantitative). There will also be the opportunity to contribute to writing up aspects of the trial for scientific publication and supporting other projects. 

The successful candidate will have a degree in epidemiology, psychology, social sciences or another relevant subject. They will have a track record of supporting research projects with particular strengths in participant recruitment and both qualitative and quantitative data analysis. They will be proactive and have a flexible approach to work. 

This post will be offered on a fixed-term contract for 6 months. 

The selection process will include a panel interview including a 5 minute presentation. 

For an informal discussion to find out more about the role please contact Dr Laura Rafferty; 

To apply, please register with the King’s College London application portal and complete your application online. 

This advertisement does not meet the requirements for a Certificate of Sponsorship under Home Office regulations and therefore the university will not be able to offer sponsorship for this role.