Psychology Research Fellow

London (GB)
03 Apr 2017
End of advertisement period
23 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Psychology Research Fellow

Department of Psychology, Social Work and Counselling

Location:  Avery Hill campus
Salary:  £26,052 to £31,076 plus £3509 London weighting 
Contract Type:  Fixed Term - 4 months 
Closing Date:  Sunday 23 April 2017
Interview Date:  To be confirmed 
Reference:  1420

The Faculty of Education and Health is recruiting a research fellow, in Psychology for 4 months (to end 31 July 2017). This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic research active faculty with a strong commitment to further growth.  The research fellow will develop new projects and work on existing research in Psychology working with the Applied Psychology research group led by Dr Claire Monks. Research conducted by the faculty is varied ( and focuses on a wide range of issues in a variety of contexts and with a range of different participants in psychology. Advanced knowledge and experience of, project management, research methodologies and sound statistical skills, and the ability to support staff and to work effectively within a research team are essential.

The main focus of the role will be supporting staff at various levels of research activity and enabling the research group to move forward.  Activities will include:

  • Administration associated with the research centre
  • Monitoring funding and ensuring outputs are completed to deadline
  • Preparation of research articles for publication, research reports, and oral presentations
  • Coordination and supervision of other research active faculty members
  • Presentation of results at academic and non-academic conferences
  • Liaison with potential funders and collaborating organisations
  • Development and preparation of external funding bids
  • Working with partners in a range of organisations to develop their research projects

Informal enquiries may be made to:

Dr Claire Monks, Faculty of Education and Health (email:, telephone number: 0208 331 9584)

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