Research Assistant - Faculty of Medicine & Health

United Kingdom
£27,511 to £32,817 p.a.
Oct 16, 2020
Nov 14, 2020
Organization Type
University and College
Full Time
Are you an early career researcher looking for a challenge?

Do you have an interest in the mental health of people with diabetes?

Do you want to further your career in one of the UK's leading research intensive Universities?

The Academic Unit of Primary and Palliative Care are looking to recruit a full-time Research Assistant to work on a 2 year study, funded by Diabetes UK which aims to adapt and test the feasibility of an innovative online, brief psychological intervention to manage binge eating in people with Type 2 diabetes.

The post holder will work closely with the Chief Investigator and will responsible for co-ordinating co-design workshops, recruiting participants, supporting the day to day running of a pilot study, and being involved in the analysis and write-up of research for publication. This is a significant developmental opportunity for ambitious candidates who wish to enhance their research skills and qualifications whist contributing to the success of these important studies.

To explore the post further or for any enquiries you may have, please contact:

Dr. Gemma Traviss-Turner, Lecturer

Telephone: +44 (0)113 3430825, Email:

Further Information

The University of Leeds is committed to providing equal opportunities for all and offers a range of family friendly policies . The University is a charter member of Athena SWAN and holds the Bronze award. The School of Medicine holds the Gold award. We are committed to being an inclusive medical school that values all staff, and we are happy to consider job share applications and requests for flexible working arrangements from our employees.

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