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Graduate Research Assistant

Department
Psychology
Vacancy Type
Fixed-Term
Contract Length
6 months
Full-Time/Part-Time
Part Time
Salary
30,176.19 - 34,403.15
Actual Hours
17.5
FTE
0.5
Contact Details
Devin Terhune, d.terhune@gold.ac.uk
Posted Date
19/04/2021
Closing Date
18/05/2021
Ref No
9134
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Graduate Research Assistant 

Goldsmiths, University of London – Department of Psychology 

Reference: A2A-3491  

 

The Department of Psychology at Goldsmiths University of London is a thriving centre of excellence in research and teaching.  In the December 2014 REF, the department’s research intensity was rated in the top 10 of UK psychology departments, with 72% of its research and 100% of its impact case studies judged as internationally excellent or world-leading. 

A Research Assistant is required for a project examining individual differences in responsiveness to nocebos. The postholder will be responsible for running online and in-person experiments on nocebos and contributing to the analysis of the associated data and manuscript preparation. 

The postholder will be supervised by Dr Devin B. Terhune. Successful candidates should have a BSc and/or MSc in psychology, neuroscience, or a related discipline. Previous experience with behavioural data collection and data analysis is essential. Previous experience conducting online studies and using online data collection platforms is highly desirable. Research experience in relevant areas (pain, perception, health, verbal suggestion, hypnosis) is desirable but not essential. 

Informal enquiries can be directed to Dr Devin Terhune (d.terhune@gold.ac.uk

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