The University of Wolverhampton

Research Assistant (0.6 FTE)

Walsall Campus
Faculty of Education, Health and Wellbeing
Contract Type
Advert Status
26,829 to 29,301 pa (pro rata for part-time)
Closing Date
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This post is temporary for 3 years


The Faculty of Education, Health and Wellbeing at the University of Wolverhampton has a dynamic commitment to high quality research projects, reflected both in the focus of the Faculty’s research strategy, and in the University’s successful funding from different funding streams of the Horizon 2020.


We are seeking a Research Assistant to fill a 3 year fixed term post.  You will hold  a first degree and Master’s qualifications in Exercise Physiology, relevant experience in Horizon 2020 projects and will contribute to the delivery of the outcomes of a Horizon 2020 funded research project: the HEAT Shield. The purpose of the project is to develop guidelines in order to prevent heat-related injuries.


The University’s commitment to equality and diversity is reflected in the successful recruitment and achievement of high numbers from groups under-represented in the sector, and holds Athena Swann bronze status.


For further information relating to the post, informal enquiries may be made to:

George Metsios, Professor in Clinical Exercise Physiology, Faculty of Education, Health and Wellbeing, email: or call (01902) 323104 and they will be able to direct your enquiry.

The University of Wolverhampton values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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