Research Associate

University of Glasgow

This post is full time and fixed term for 6 months in the first instance, with a possible extension to 17 months

The School of Social & Political Sciences is looking to recruit a Research Associate to a project Healthy Dads Healthy Kids in Prisons: a feasibility study and pilot for an intervention to improve father-child relationships working with Professor Cindy Gray and Professor Kate Hunt. The successful candidate will be supported to contribute to writing research publications and proposals, as well as to help manage and direct this interesting project. The initial appointment is for the 6 months feasibility stage of the project, but with an option to extend for a further 11 months if the feasibility findings are positive and suggest we should proceed to the pilot stage.

Informal enquiries about the role are welcomed, and should be addressed to Professor Cindy Gray ([email protected] ) or Professor Kate Hunt ([email protected] )  

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Closing date:  10 April 2023

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