Part-time Research Assistant; Cultural Psychiatry and Health Inequalities


University of Oxford, Oxford, UK


  • Posted on: 18th Feb 2021
  • Salary: Grade 6: £29,176-30,942 p.a. pro-rata
  • REF: 149553
  • Closes: 08th March 2021
  • Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
  • Hours: Part Time

Job Details

Part-time Research Assistant; Cultural Psychiatry and Health Inequalities

Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Oxford OX3 7JX

Grade 6: £29,176-30,942 p.a. pro-rata

We are looking to appoint a part-time (60% FTE) research assistant to work on an NIHR funded project, led by Professor Kam Bhui carrying out research into the health inequalities experience by ethnic minorities with regards to the use of the Mental Health Act. The post is based at the Department of Psychiatry at the Warneford Hospital.

The post is for a fixed term (funded from 1 May 2021 to 31 July 2022).

You will be responsible for assisting the recruitment to and the facilitation of Photovoice workshops, and will be involved in the wider project planning of workshops in sites across the UK. You will contribute to the design of research materials and make arrangements for data collection, and processing, ensuring that this complies with the relevant governance documentation.

You will have a degree (2:1 or above) in a social science or medical discipline along with some applied experience of working with people with mental health difficulties. With excellent communication skills you will have an understanding of the complexities surrounding health inequalities. Experience of facilitating workshops, and a knowledge of Photovoice methodology would be desirable.

You will be required to upload a supporting statement, a CV, and details of two referees as part of your online application.

The closing date for this post is 12.00 midday 8 March 2021

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01865 618204

Closing Date & Time :

08-Mar-2021 12:00

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