Research Assistant Centre For The History Of Medicine, University of Glasgow

£19,460 – £22,507 per annum REF 10745/DPV/A3

Following an Enhancement Award from the Wellcome Trust, the Centre requires a full-time Research Assistant for three years on two sequential projects. A one-year project, with Professor Lawrence Weaver and Dr Malcolm Nicolson, will investigate the history of infant feeding in early twentieth-century Glasgow. A two-year project, with Professor Anne Crowther and Dr Marguerite Dupree, will investigate medical and social approaches to Sudden Infant Death Syndrome in Scotland since 1960. A PhD, and research experience in the history of medicine, are desirable. Details on http://www.arts.gla.ac.uk/History/index.htm

Informal enquiries to: Ms Rae McBain tel: 0141 330 6071, or email: [email protected]

Applications, including covering letter and CV with the names, addresses (including email addresses) of three referees should be sent to Professor Crowther, Centre for the History of Medicine, 5 University Gardens, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ.

Closing date: 1 October 2004.