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Post-Doctoral Researcher Job Vacancy

Do you have expertise in children’s eating behaviour research? Are you looking for a 3 year postdoc position in an exciting team, with huge development potential?

A unique opportunity has arisen to join the ESRC funded project: Appetite in Preschoolers: Producing Evidence for Tailoring Interventions Effectively (APPETItE).

In this project, the team will be examining feeding and eating in pre-schoolers with avid appetites, to understand children’s differential susceptibility to obesogenic environments and inform future intervention efficacy.

This is a full-time fixed term post until 31st October 2024.  The successful applicant will join the Aston Institute for Health and Neurodevelopment (, and the Psychology of Eating in Adults and Children (PEACh) research team ( Because this project is the result of a collaboration between Aston, Loughborough, UCL and KCL, the post-holder will also benefit from the breadth of expertise and networks of the supervisory team beyond Aston.

Closing Date: 23.59 hours BST on Sunday 22 August 2021

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