Job titleResearch Assistant Job referenceREQ000907 Date posted21 / 11 / 2019 Application closing date19 / 12 / 2019 LocationPaisley SalaryAC1 : £9,013 per annum, pro rated from £30,046 per annum Job category / typeAcademic and Research AttachmentsBlank Job description
School of Health & Life Sciences
Part-time : 21 hours per week, Fixed term : 6 months
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a fixed term Research Assistant to join the Centre for Environmental Research group within the School of Health and Life Sciences at the University of the West of Scotland.
The School of Health & Life Sciences is a multidisciplinary School, with a diverse range of programmes delivered at our Lanarkshire, Paisley, Ayr, Dumfries and London campuses with a combined total of around 6000 students.
Teaching and Research is at the heart of all of the School's activities.
Applicants should have an Honours degree in Zoology, or a related field and have experience of doing fieldwork. Must have a full clean driving license.
The successful applicant will be responsible for collecting water and biological samples from various sites across the Central belt and analysing levels of microplastics in collected samples.
The University of the West of Scotland is committed to supporting your personal development and providing an inclusive working environment.
as such we particularly encourage applications supporting our diversity agenda.
Informal enquiries may be made to - Dr Frances Orton