The University of Manchester

Closing date: 18th February 2021

Employment type: Fixed Term                       

Duration: 12 months

Location: Oxford Road, Manchester

Salary: £32,816 – £40,322 per annum

Hours per week: 35

Applications are invited for the position of Research Associate in Hearing Health. You will work on a research project within Hearing Health Theme of the NIHR Manchester Biomedical Research Centre (BRC). The aim of the project is to understand the long-term auditory consequences of COVID-19.  This post will include recruitment and consenting of participants, data collection and data management. The post will be based in the Manchester Centre for Audiology and Deafness (ManCAD) in the Ellen Wilkinson Building, Oxford Road, Manchester. It will incorporate driving responsibilities, as data collection will take place in the community, using ManCAD’s custom-built hearing-research van.

The posts will provide an exciting opportunity for someone with audiology experience wanting to gain further experience in a clinical research environment.

The School is committed to promoting equality and diversity, including the Athena SWAN charter for promoting women’s careers in higher education. The School received a Silver Award in 2015 for their commitment to the representation of women in the workplace and we particularly welcome applications from women for this post. Appointment will always be made on merit. For further information, please visit http://www.psych-sci.manchester.ac.uk/about/connect/athena-swan/

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Cath Wright, Hearing Health Programme Manager, cath.wright@manchester.ac.uk

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the 18th February 2021

Further particulars and how to apply: https://www.jobs.manchester.ac.uk/displayjob.aspx?jobid=19576