Student Research Assistant in Psychology

London, United Kingdom
£13.62 per hour
11 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
24 Oct 2018
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time

Department of Psychology, Social Work & Counselling

Location:      Greenwich
Salary:      £13.62 per hour
Part Time Hours:      Minimum 7 hours
Contract Type:      Fixed Term
Closing Date:      Wednesday 24 October 2018
Interview Date:      To be confirmed

(Part time, Fixed term)

The Faculty of Education and Health require a part time Student Research Assistant for a fixed term contract of 10 weeks to provide support for projects in the Department of Psychology, Social Work and Counselling on the deployment of “super-face-recognisers” for identity verification tasks.

You will be based in the Department of Psychology, Social Work and Counselling, at the Greenwich campus of the University of Greenwich. You will primarily be required to assist in the creation, preparation, editing, and presentation of stimuli for experimental purposes, participant recruitment and testing, as well as data entry and analyses. You will need to communicate with external organisations including police and businesses. Understanding ethical issues and experience of Qualtrics and SPSS will be highly useful.

The expected hours are 7 per week. However, these are negotiable, and depend on participant recruitment and research contracts with external organisations. This contract may also be extended.

You will require good personal and communication skills and be able to work under pressure.

Please read full job description for further information and person specification.

You must fully complete the online supporting statement, this is the key document for shortlisting and selection. You will not be considered if you do not complete all sections.

Informal enquiries may be made to Dr. Josh P Davis, email

We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all students enrolled at the University of Greenwich who meet the criteria.

We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.