• Hillsborough
  • £ 16.18 per hour
  • Temporary
  • stephanie.mccutcheon@premiere-agency.com

Research Assistant – Hillsborough

52 week post

Monday – Friday

£16.18 per hour

Job duties:

  • Sourcing collating and analysing AMU data related to livestock systems in Northern Ireland through collaboration with stakeholders, veterinary software and supply organisations and producer surveys. This includes – study design and planning, developing appropriate data and partnership agreements in conjunction with statistical analysis and report/paper writing
  • Ensuring that project milestones are met and contributing to project planning meetings
  • Liaison with task leads and project partners
  • Liaision with external data suppliers and stakeholders, as well as with statisticians analysing data within the project
  • Data preparation of reports (for project meetings, seminars and conferences) and preparation of refereed papers targeting high-quality journals
  • Presentation of the project to a range of audiences

You will have:

  • Academic qualifications at PhD level in animal, veterinary or agricultural science or related field (or intending to submit PhD for examination within 3 months)
  • Experience in designing experiments and project management
  • Experience in data handling and data analysis
  • Excellent written communication research results as evidenced by publications in internationally peer-reviewed journals and/or conference proceedings