Research Fellow in Primary and Community Care Research Ref: 6933
School/department: Brighton and Sussex Medical School
Hours: full time or part time hours considered up to a maximum of 1.0 FTE. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).
Contract: fixed term for 10 months from start date
Salary: starting at £34,304 to £40,927 per annum, pro rata if part time
Placed on: 29 September 2021
Closing date: 21 October 2021. Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.
Expected start date: As soon as possible
- We are looking for a postdoctoral candidate with a background in social sciences, psychology, epidemiology or public health.
- We are looking for an enthusiastic mixed-methods researcher with an interest in place-based implementation and improvement research in health and social care.
- The post-holder will cover a dynamic and broad portfolio of projects which aim to improve primary and community care for marginalised groups in Kent, Surrey and Sussex.
- Projects focus on mental health, chronic unexplained conditions, marginalised communities and health inequalities.
- They should have excellent communication and team-building skills, be able to join and forge networks across the region, and help to build capacity for the NIHR Applied Research Collaboration in Kent, Surrey and Sussex (ARC KSS).
- Experience in both quantitative and qualitative methods and systematic reviewing is essential.
Please contact Elizabeth Ford (E.M.Ford@bsms.ac.uk) for informal enquiries.
Part-time and job-share candidates will be considered, please contact Dr Ford to discuss.
The University is committed to equality and valuing diversity, and applications are particularly welcomed from women and black and minority ethnic candidates, who are under-represented in academic posts in Science, Technology, Engineering, Medicine and Mathematics (STEMM) at Sussex.
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