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Research Assistant in Dufftown and Mortlach Project, UK

Moray College of the University of the Highlands and Islands is looking to appoint a suitable research assistant to join the project team on an SFC-funded project with Dufftown and Mortlach Development Trust. This position is open to applications for the academic year 2022-2023.

This research assistant vacancy will accept applications from all international and domestic students. Students with relevant academic qualifications and experience, typically are related to computing/interactive media, will be considered eligible. An annual stipend of up to £29,934 can be won.

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The University of the Highlands and Islands is a tertiary university composed of Academic Partners, which are the 13 colleges and research institutions in the Highlands and Islands of Scotland delivering higher education.

Why choose to study at the University of the Highlands and Islands? University of the Highlands and Islands is a world-leading interdisciplinary research and teaching center, which was rated first in Scotland for research impact and fifth equal with the University of Oxford across the UK in the Research Excellence Framework Exercise in 2014. It is also internationally renowned for its innovative undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and research programmes.

Application Deadline: Applications for this position will close on 10th February 2022.

Brief Description

  • University or Organization: University of Highlands and Islands
  • Department: Moray College
  • Course Level: PhD
  • Award: £29,934
  • Number of Awards: NA
  • Access Mode: Online
  • Nationality: Domestic and International
  • The award can be taken in the United Kingdom.


  • Eligible Countries: All domestic and international students are eligible to apply.
  • Eligible Course or Subjects: The research assistant position offered at the Moray College of UHI can be applied for.
  • Eligibility Criteria: To be eligible, the applicants must meet all the following/given criteria:
  • The applicants must be experienced in producing software development/engineering solutions/digital assets and hold good design skills in human-computer interaction.

How to Apply

  • How to Apply: Students must submit the completed application form for the position to [email protected]. All eligible will be considered for the position.
  • Supporting Documents: The students are required to present the following documents to the university:
  • CV
  • Supporting Statement
  • Cover letter
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Copies of qualifications or similar
  • References
  • Admission Requirements: The applicants should be educated to SCQF Level 9 in a relevant discipline and equivalent recent experience/learning, preferably in a relevant discipline related to computing/interactive media.
  • Language Requirement: The students are required to have language skills as per the institute’s requirements.


The selected research assistant candidates will be provided a £27,366 – £29,934 pro rate per annum by UHI.

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