Overview

  • Posted on: 22nd Nov 2021
  • Salary: £27,924 to £30,497, with potential progression once in post to £34,304.
  • REF: 98570
  • Closes: 06th December 2021
  • Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
  • Hours: Full Time

Background

To assist in research (by carrying out data collection or analyses) to create knowledge through providing research support for projects and research groups

Summary of Role

  • Work within specified research grants and/or projects
  • Operate within area of specialism
  • Contribute to publications

Main Duties/Responsibilities

  • Collect research data; this may be through a variety of research methods, such as scientific experimentation, literature reviews, and research interviews
  • Analyse research data as directed
  • Present research outputs, including drafting academic publications or parts thereof, for example at seminars and as posters
  • Develop or adapt techniques, models and methods
  • Provide guidance as required to support staff and any students who may be assisting with research
  • Deal with problems that may affect the achievement of research objectives and deadlines
  • Carry out administrative tasks related directly to the delivery of the research
  • Treat everyone with dignity and respect, supporting equality and valuing diversity.

Person Specification

  • Practical experience of applying the relevant skills and techniques
  • Ability to analyse information and communicate effectively
  • Ability to access and organise resources successfully
  • Degree or equivalent in relevant subject area.

Informal enquires to Christopher Windows-Yule viaemail: c.r.windows-yule@bham.ac.uk

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