Research Associate in User-Centred Design
Loughborough University - Loughborough Design School
Salary: £29,799 to £38,833 per annum, at a starting salary to be confirmed on offer of appointment. Subject to annual pay award.
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Placed on: 2018-05-15 15th May 2018
Closes: 12th June 2018
Job Ref: REQ180384
(Full-time, fixed term for 12 months.)
Loughborough Design School is looking to recruit an enthusiastic Research Associate to work on the V2Street Project. This is a full-time fixed-term contract for 18 months.
V2Street is a new project funded by Innovate UK to design and test a range of consumer propositions and business models for new types of electric vehicle charging. The successful applicant will work alongside three other academic researchers within Loughborough Design School with expertise in human-centred design and experience design, and will be based in the User-Centred Design Research Group. You will contribute towards design research on understanding consumer acceptance towards V2Grid charging; develop digital methods for gathering qualitative and quantitative consumer feedback in-situ; and the relationships between consumer experience data, value, and technical performance.
Informal enquiries should be made to Dr Rebecca Cain, Reader in Experience Design by email at [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]> or by telephone on +44 (0)1509 226940.
Application closing date: 12 June 2018.
Interviews will be held on 20 June 2018