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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a self-motivated and enthusiastic Research Assistant or Research Fellow, to work within the Primary Care group at Plymouth University Peninsula Schools of Medicine and Dentistry. We are looking for someone with expertise in health services research.
The Primary Care research group has a democratic ethos and a high level of success in attracting funding. You will also be a part of the NIHR PenCLAHRC team, and have opportunities to build partnerships with leading health services researchers across the Universities of Plymouth and Exeter.
PenCLAHRC's novel ground-up approach to research, led by patients, clinicians and managers in collaboration with...Read more
We are looking to recruit a Postdoctoral Research Associate to join the Psychology Applied to Health group in University of Exeter Medical School.
The successful applicant will support the trial manager in the day-to-day management and administration of a pilot randomised controlled trial of a new group-based singing intervention for people with Aphasia.
The post will include; contribution to the development of the group intervention, preparation of study materials, data collection (including qualitative interviewing), data entry and analysis, and report writing. The successful applicant will be able to present information on research progress and outcomes, communicate complex information orally, in writing and...Read more
Based at Plymouth University Peninsula Schools of Medicine and Dentistry, we are looking to appoint an Associate Professor (Reader). The post holder will develop and support research projects adopted by PenCLAHRC, as well as identify research and implementation ideas in their own field and develop these into funding proposals and a programme of research.
Working as part of the Plymouth based Primary Care Group within Clinical Trials and Populations Studies, the post holder will also work closely with the PenCLAHRC team based at the University of Exeter. There will be opportunities to build partnerships with leading health services researchers across both...Read more
We are looking to appoint a Communications Assistant who will make a significant contribution to the delivery of communication activities for PenCLAHRC.
This is an interesting opportunity for a highly organised individual with excellent written and verbal communication skills, who has the ability to communicate effectively with a wide variety of people in a professional manner. The post holder is required to have excellent IT skills, strong attention to detail, and be able to plan and prioritise a busy and varied workload in the face of conflicting demands. They will have previous experience of working in a communications or marketing role,...Read more
The Peninsula Clinical Trials Unit (PenCTU) have a vacancy for an experienced Trial Manager/Researcher to join their growing trial management team to predominantly support the TARS (a multi-centred Trial of physical Activity assisted Reduction of Smoking) study.
This is an exciting opportunity for someone with clinical trials experience to join a CTU which has retained full registration status from the UK Clinical Research Collaboration (UKCRC) since 2007. PenCTU has a growing portfolio of studies, funded by the NIHR and other major non-commercial research funding bodies and is also seeking to explore opportunities to support commercial trials.
The Trial Manager will primarily focus on...Read more
Plymouth University Peninsula Schools of Medicine and Dentistry wishes to recruit an experienced qualitative researcher to play a key role in the work of a team of researchers on a cutting edge study.
This post is key to ensuring the successful delivery of a prestigious NIHR Programme Grant, Engager 2, awarded to develop and evaluate a complex intervention for prison leavers with common mental health problems. The Research Fellow will lead the conducting of the qualitative components of a parallel process evaluation, to explore how the intervention is working and will also contribute to mixed methods analyses and the ongoing development...Read more
The Peninsula Clinical Trials Unit (PenCTU) has a vacancy for a Trial Manager to join their growing trial management team. This is an exciting opportunity for someone with clinical trials experience to join a CTU which has retained full registration status from the UK Clinical Research Collaboration (UKCRC) since 2007. PenCTU has a growing portfolio of studies, funded by the NIHR and other major non-commercial research funding bodies and is also seeking to explore opportunities to support commercial trials.
We are looking for a suitably experienced person, with energy and enthusiasm to grasp new opportunities and help shape the future of...Read more
The Peninsula Clinical Trials Unit (PenCTU) is seeking to appoint a Quality Assurance Manager to implement, manage and monitor quality assurance systems to ensure that all studies are consistently conducted to the highest standards in accordance with current legislative and regulatory frameworks.
This is an exciting opportunity for someone with a detailed knowledge of research governance processes and a sound understanding of quality assurance as applied throughout the entire life cycle of clinical trials. The PenCTU has retained full UK Clinical Research Collaboration (UKCRC) registration status since 2007 and has a growing portfolio of studies, funded by the NIHR and other...Read more
The Peninsula Clinical Trials Unit (PenCTU) is seeking to appoint a Clinical Trials Facilitator to contribute to the delivery of an effective clinical trial management service.
The Clinical Trials Facilitator will work with a multi-disciplinary team of trial managers, data managers, programmers and clinicians to ensure the successful development and delivery of a wide portfolio of clinical studies.
The applicant must have experience of working in health services research, clinical research or a clinical environment in an NHS, academic or commercial setting and must be conversant with current research governance requirements for clinical trials.
The ideal candidate should be experienced in the advanced...Read more
The University of Exeter Medical School are looking to recruit a Graduate Research Assistant/Postdoctoral Research Associate/ Postdoctoral Research Fellow (depending upon experience) to support the work of Professor Christabel Owens.
The successful applicant will join a large, multi-disciplinary research team, co-ordinated by Professor Richard Byng at the University of Plymouth, on the NIHR-funded programme grant: 'ENGAGER II: Developing and evaluating a collaborative care intervention for offenders with common mental health problems, near to and after release.'
The post will involve analysing data from a number of focus groups carried out with male offenders who have recently been released from prison. The post...Read more