ASTON UNIVERSITY

Research Associate - Myopia Research Team

Location
Birmingham, West Midlands (GB)
Salary
£34,520 per annum (pro-rata)
Posted
12 Jun 2018
End of advertisement period
19 Jun 2018
Ref
R180272
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Part Time

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a part-time research associate within the myopia research team at Aston University. The myopia research team undertake a range of research studies into mechanism behind myopia development alongside clinical trials to slow down progression of myopia in children. 

You will be working on a clinical trial investigating the use of a pharmaceutical eye drop to slow myopia progression in children. You will be responsible for recruiting eligible research participants, data collection which involves ocular biometry measurements and clinical research data recording.

You will be a qualified optometrist registered with the General Optical Council, UK and will have a PhD in Optometry with experience in clinical trial research and of working with children in a research setting.

Further particulars and application forms are available in alternative formats on request i.e. large print, Braille, tape or CD Rom.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact HR via recruitment@aston.ac.uk