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Research Fellow

Job Title: Research Fellow
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
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Salary: £37,345 to £43,267
Job Published: April 01, 2019 12:04

Job Description

Reference Number: 60024278

Location: Northampton Square  Map & Directions

School / Service: School of Health Sciences

Department: Health Services Research & Management

Contract Duration: Permanent

Hours: Full-time

Salary Range (£): 37345 to 43267

Background

City, University of London is a global university committed to academic excellence with a focus on business and the professions and an enviable central London location.

City attracts around 20,000 students (35% postgraduate level) from more than 150 countries and staff from over 75 countries.

In the last REF, City doubled the proportion of its total academic staff producing world-leading or internationally excellent research.

Led by President, Professor Sir Paul Curran, City has made significant investments in its academic staff, its estate and its infrastructure and continues to work towards realising its vision of being a leading global university: it has recently agreed a new Vision & Strategy 2026. Founded in 1894, City is celebrating its 125th anniversary this year.

The Division of Health Services Research & Management (HSRM) in the School of Health Sciences brings together Health Services Research, Health Management, Health Psychology and Public Health teams to deliver excellence in education and research.  

Responsibilities

We have an opportunity for a Research Fellow to work with Professor Rose McCabe on an exciting new NIHR funded programme grant: Improving outcomes in patients who self-harm - Adapting and evaluating a brief pSychological inteRvention in Emergency Departments (ASsuRED).

This is a permanent appointment with fixed term funding for five years.

Person Specification

The successful candidate will have a PhD in Psychology or a related discipline. Applications are invited from candidates experienced in mixed methods studies in healthcare research. You will need drive, enthusiasm and excellent communication skills. You will have excellent organisational skills for the coordination of a complex multisite study and the ability to manage parallel tasks with tight deadlines.

Additional Information

City offers a sector-leading salary, pension scheme and benefits including a comprehensive package of staff training and development.

Closing date for applications: 11.59pm 19th April 2019

Previous applicants need not apply 

Please note this role has funding for 5 years and the starting salary will be £37,345 per annum.

Actively working to promote equal opportunity and diversity

Academic excellence for business and the professions

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