Research Associate in Psychosis Research

Manchester, United Kingdom
£32,236 to £39,609 per annum pro rata, depending on relevant qualifications and experience.
29 Nov 2018
End of advertisement period
12 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time

Location : Oxford Road, Manchester
Closing Date : 12/12/2018
Salary : £32,236 to £39,609 per annum pro rata, depending on relevant qualifications and experience.
Employment Type : Fixed Term
Faculty / Organisational Unit : Biology, Medicine & Health
Division : Psychology & Mental Health
Hours Per week : 0.6 FTE, 21 hours per week worked over 3 days
Contract Duration : From as soon as possible until 30 September 2019

The Division invites applications for a Research Associate in Psychosis Research, including recruitment and clinical assessment and neuroimaging. The post is available from ASAP and is tenable on a fixed term basis until 30.09.19.

You will work on a MRC-funded project evaluating prediction of first episode schizophrenia outcome. You will have a PhD in clinical neurosciences or related disciplines, and previous experience of recruiting patients with first episode psychosis from inpatient/outpatient facilities, research assessment of mental state and neurocognitive impairment, and neuroimaging, ideally both magnetic resonance and PET.

The University will actively foster a culture of inclusion and diversity and will seek to achieve true equality of opportunity for all members of its community.

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies

Enquiries about vacancy shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Richard Drake


Technical support:


Tel: 0161 850 2004

General enquiries:


Tel: 0161 275 4499

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date

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