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Research Technician (Fixed Term)

Job Title: Research Technician (Fixed Term)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Bath
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Salary: Starting from £26,243, rising to £32,236
Job Published: December 21, 2018 11:04

Job Description

Department: Psychology
Salary: Starting from £26,243, rising to £32,236
Reference: SJ6379

Research Technician in Psychology

The Department of Psychology at the University of Bath is seeking to appoint a Research Technician. This is a fixed term contract for 12 months, commencing before March 2019.

Research and teaching in the department occurs across more than six sub-disciplines in psychology, including clinical, cognitive, developmental, environmental, health, and social, using diverse methods in a new purpose-built £30 million building, containing 10,000 square feet of state-of-the-art labs for interview, social group observation, EEG/ERP, virtual reality, psychobiology, eye-tracking, pain, cross-modal and computerised testing. We are particularly interested in candidates who have the ability to support a range of research and equipment.

More information about the department is available at http://www.bath.ac.uk/psychology/. The Psychology department was ranked 2nd in both The Guardian for 2019 and the Complete University Guide 2019 (in association with The Independent). Fifteen minutes from Bristol by train and ninety minutes from London and Oxford, the University is situated in the beautiful World Heritage City of Bath and is part of the GW4 group of Universities (with Bristol, Cardiff and Exeter). Bath is also a member of the ESRC South Wales Doctoral Training Centre.

Informal enquiries can be directed to Dr Susanna Martin (Experimental Officer; s.m.martin@bath.ac.uk; (0)1225 384958) or Dr Michael Proulx (Deputy Director of Research; m.j.proulx@bath.ac.uk; (0)1225 38 5963).

Both the Department of Psychology and the University of Bath have a Bronze award from the Athena SWAN Charter Scheme. Both the Department and the University are committed to providing a supportive and inclusive working environment.

Closing date: Thursday 10 January 2019
Interview date: Tuesday 05 February 2019