2 results for month: 05/2015


Research Assistant – Psychology, Edinburgh

A full time research assistant post is available in the Centre for Cognitive Ageing and Cognitive Epidemiology (CCACE) at the University of Edinburgh. This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious researcher to join a multi-centre research team working on a Medical Research Council-funded project which aims to understand sedentary behaviour in older people. The purpose of this job is to learn how sedentary behaviour in older people varies according to psychological, physical, social and environmental factors. The post-holder will work with data from the Lothian Birth Cohort of 1936. This is a full-time and fixed term post which is available ...

Postdoctoral Research Associate/Study Co-ordinator – Psychology, Edinburgh

The University of Edinburgh is looking for a Study Co-ordinator of the internationally-renowned Lothian Birth Cohort 1936 (LBC1936). The successful applicant will have a PhD in psychology or a related biological or social science, and will be keen to obtain valuable project management experience as well as the opportunity to analyse data and write scientific papers. Good quantitative analysis skills are essential. The appointee will be line-managed by LBC1936 Study Director Professor Ian Deary, will co-ordinate the LBC1936 testing team, and will liaise with other investigators and the many collaborating groups and individuals who are involved in the ...