Jobs/Opportunities

PhD Opportunity

Applications are being welcomed for a funded PhD programme in Psychology at the University of York. This research project focuses on how the natural scene structure contributes to efficient scene and object perception.Applications are open until July 31st with more information at: tinyurl.com/y2t8l7br.

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Research Associate

 

The NIHR Patient Safety Translational Research Centre Greater Manchester is looking for a full-time Research Associate for a fixed term contract, starting from 1st September 2019 until 31 July 2022. Funding is available to undertake this post on a full-time basis, but job-share or part-time working applications are welcome. Applications are open until August 19th with more information at: https://www.jobs.manchester.ac.uk/displayjob.aspx?jobid=17688.

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Assistant Lecturer in Psychology (Maternity Cover)

Birmingham City University are recruiting an Assistant Lecturer in Psychology to provide maternity cover, who would ideally be able to offer high quality teaching, assessment, student supervision and pastoral care to students on the suite of Psychology programmes. Applications are open until August 25th with more information at: www.jobs.ac.uk/job/BUD825/assistant-lecturer-in-psychology.

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This post is an exciting opportunity for a Postdoctoral level researcher (either awarded or submitting before the end of 2019) to have overall responsibility for the co-ordination and conduct of a new research programme funded by the MRC/MRF entitled the ‘Social media, Smartphone use and Self-harm in Young People’. Applications are open until September 2nd with more information at: tinyurl.com/yxqh2cwx.

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PhD Scholarship (open to Australian and NZ citizens, and permanent residents of Australia)

This PhD project will examine the key attributes of and contribution made by peer support workers in the not-for-profit sector to improve the lives of consumers. The scholarship opportunity is aligned with emerging local and national policy directions in mental health and suicide prevention. Specifically, the contribution of peer workers towards fundamental improvements in access to community-based crisis and support services. Applications are open until September 30th and more information is available at: https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/view/1402708458.

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Two PhD Opportunities

Orygen, the National Centre of Excellence in Youth Mental Health, Australia are looking for two PhD students. One to examine – Youth self-harm and suicide: tinyurl.com/y6x9d2de, and another exploring – The STAR project: A regionally-based RCT of an integrated response to suicide risk among secondary school students. Applications are open until November 3rd and more information is available at: tinyurl.com/yyasr8lq.

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Research Fellow

This fellowship focuses on implementation, evaluation, and dissemination of clinically focused insights derived from novel data obtained from both ongoing and new clinical research studies, community clinics, and a digital mental health clinic.

Applications are currently being accepted with more information available at: www.digitalpsych.org/blog/fellowship.

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Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships

Opportunity for Experienced Researchers (PhD holders or those with four years of research experience) to secure their own funding via Individual Fellowships to support their research training and career development. Any Researcher can apply for a Fellowship to be hosted at a research-performing organisation from any sector (public, private, non-profit, etc.). The Fellowships are both European or Global, with more information available on the website. The generous budget includes funding for salary, mobility costs, research costs, and a contribution to the overhead costs of their host organisation. More information available online at: tinyurl.com/lpfggw2.

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If you have an opportunity you would like to share within this forum please email earlycareer@iasp.info.