Freelance Dissertation Supervisor, Psychology

London, United Kingdom
£20 per hour
14 Oct 2019
End of advertisement period
15 Nov 2019
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Fixed Term

Location: London Waterloo
Closing date: 15/11/2019
Salary: £20 per hour
Employment type: Temporary
Department: School of Health - Psychology

Job Purpose

As a Dissertation Supervisor you will be expected to provide individual, face-to-face and online support to MSc Psychology (Conversion) campus-based and online dissertation students. The work will entail support at all stages of research, from developing a research proposal to marking submitted work.

We are looking for two supervisors to take on between 15-18 student dissertations each. You will be providing between 10 and 12 hours of supervision per student amounting to a maximum of 216 hours per post, distributed between November 2019 and the end of September 2020.

Key Responsibilities

Key responsibilities include:

  • Providing help with research question formulation
  • Advising on the completion of the project proposal and ethics forms
  • Providing help with the study design and research materials
  • Providing guidance during data collection and analysis
  • Providing feedback on a first draft
  • Marking the submitted work
  • Arranging supervision meetings with students (face-to-face/online/telephone)

For the role requirements, please refer to the full job description

Freelance Dissertation Supervisor - Psychology