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New PhD portal for postgraduate recruitment & advice

jobs_ac_uk-logoLeading global jobs board, which focuses on careers in academia, research, science and related professions, has launched a new portal supporting postgraduate recruitment.

The new PhD portal provides postgraduate students with a dedicated resource for quickly and easily searching for the latest PhD programmes, research projects and studentships from universities and research institutes worldwide.

The Portal also provides careers support for doctoral students, in the form of ebooks and articles. See for further details.


Research Theme Leader for the Institute of Health and Wellbeing

The Institute of Health and Wellbeing is looking to recruit academic leaders for each of its newly established research themes:

  • Family Health and Wellbeing
  • Health and Wellbeing of the Ageing Population
  • Mental Health and Wellbeing
  • Physical Activity, Health and Wellbeing
  • Environment, Health and Wellbeing
  • Organisational Health and Wellbeing

We are seeking expressions of interest from individuals across the University who have the energy, commitment and drive to develop these themes into successful and high profile programmes of activity that engage colleagues from across a range of academic disciplines and deliver research, social enterprise, training and CPD, consultancy and postgraduate opportunities.

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Research assistant vacancy

Professor Alejandro Armellini of the university’s Institute of Learning and Teaching in Higher Education is looking for a research assistant to contribute to and coordinate the research, development and consultancy activities of the Institute, both internally and externally.

The post is part time (0.5 FTE) and the successful applicant will also be expected to provide secretarial and administrative support.

If you think you might be interested then more information is available on the university’s current vacancies website, or contact Professor Armellini, Director of the Institute.

Multi-language Speech Transcription/Annotation

Not to be confused with the Transcribers – Northampton service, Vanceinfo are looking for multi-language transcribers  Read the rest of this entry