Research Assistant Position: Deadline 3 June 2021

We are currently recruiting for a one year RA position funded by an ESRC grant entitled “Individual Differences in Comprehension across the Lifespan”.

This position will be open to applicants who hold (or are soon to obtain) an Undergraduate or Masters degree in psychology, linguistics or a related discipline.

The post-holder will be required to assist with experiments to study the language skills of  both children and adults. Work will include designing and conducting experiments, and analysing and writing up the results. Experience setting up psychology experiments and knowledge of statistical analysis are essential requirements for this position.

Requests to work remotely will be supported where appropriate.

Contact Jenni Rodd (j.rodd @ for any further information.

See here for a detailed job description, person specification, and information about how to apply

Candidates are encouraged to look very carefully at the essential and desirable requirements that are listed in the person specification. Candidates should make sure that their application clearly highlights any relevant evidence that demonstrates their ability to meet these requirements.

See here for some FAQs about this position.

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