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Research Assistant (Fixed term)

The Department of Psychology is seeking to appoint a full-time research assistant to support cognitive neuroscience and experimental psychology projects with children, adolescents and adults. The job offers an opportunity to work with brain electro-physiological and behavioural data.

Applicants should have a BA, BSc and/or Masters degree in a relevant discipline (e.g. cognitive neuroscience, psychology), have documented experience in cognitive neuroscience data analysis and publication. A very good understanding of statistics and time series analysis is essential.

The post-holder will be based in Central Cambridge (Downing Site).

The position is available from 1 September 2017 or as soon as possible thereafter, for a period of 12 months.

Informal enquiries may be sent to Dr Denes Szucs (

Further information may be downloaded below.

Once an offer of employment has been accepted, the successful candidate will be required to undergo a basic disclosure (criminal records check) check.

To apply online for this vacancy, please click on the 'Apply' button below. This will route you to the University's Web Recruitment System, where you will need to register an account (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

Please quote reference PJ12416 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

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