The Family and Medical Law Research Group is looking for two research assistants to help with developing the group’s microsite pages on the Faculty website. This will involve liaising with the group to post information about their work, research projects and publications, as well as helping to write up short accounts of events. Training will be given to enable the RA to post material on the microsite.

Duration and hours

Total number of hours of work available: up to 50 hours per RA.

Maximum number of hours of work per week: 8 hours per week maximum

Start date: as soon as possible

Date by which the work must be completed: 31 July 2021


The Research Assistant will report to Dr Imogen Goold.


  • Good admin and IT skills are essential.
  • The work can be done in any place where you have access to the internet.


This position is open to current graduate research students in the Law Faculty and the hours are in line with the restrictions on working hours for students.  It is expected that the work will be undertaken in the UK.

Rate of Pay

12 weeks or less (casual engagement): This will be paid at the standard research assistant rate of £15.37 per hour (based on Grade 6 point 1)  plus holiday pay of £1.86 per hour worked (= total of £17.23/hour).


This position is funded by the Law Faculty’s Research Support Fund.

How to Apply

A short CV and cover letter (including the name of your supervisor, if any) should be sent by email to Dr Imogen Goold ( by 15 June 2021. Please explain how you meet the requirements for the role, and give details of your availability .

Supervisors may be asked for a reference. 

Informal enquiries may be emailed to Dr Imogen Goold ( (Faculty member).