Research Assistant in Psychological Medicine

London (South), London (Greater) (GB)
£32,160 - £36,699 per annum inclusive of London Allowance
07 Aug 2019
End of advertisement period
15 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

The post-holders will work on analyses of data using the unique Clinical Record Interactive Search (CRIS) resource at the Maudsley Biomedical Research Centre (BRC), and will assist in developing capacity within CRIS through several strategic initiatives. These 6-month posts are particularly aimed to suit recent MSc graduates with experience of working with clinical informatics data and who wish to gain further experience of employment in this sector. A particular focus will be on helping the CRIS team develop useful algorithms to support its research portfolio – including natural language processing (‘text mining’) resources. The post-holders will work alongside specialist staff in developing these, contributing particularly on working with clinical text to evaluate the performance of algorithms under development and to help to improve this.

There are 2 posts available.

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

The selection process will include a panel interview.

For an informal discussion to find out more about the role please contact: Professor Robert Stewart;  

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