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We are looking to recruit a part-time Graduate Research Assistant to support the work of Dr Vicki Goodwin as part of a multi-centre trial of a home-based exercise intervention as extended rehabilitation for older people with frailty (HERO). The successful applicant will be recruiting and consenting participants and undertaking data collection as part of the internal pilot randomised controlled trial.
This National Institute of Health Research funded part-time (0.5FTE) post is available 1 November 2017 until 1 May 2018.
The post will be based predominantly in the Exeter area although travel to the Torbay area may be required. The data collection may be on NHS...Read more
We are looking to recruit an Associate Research Fellow to work on a range of existing and new PenCLAHRC projects. The successful candidate will work initially on a mixed methods study seeking to evaluate the effectiveness of interventions to reduce acute paediatric admissions, as well as a project exploring the use of mindfulness based cognitive therapy for young people at risk of depressive relapse.
In addition, the post-holder will be expected to play an active role in identifying further research prospects relevant to PenCLAHRC’s research interests and developing them into research proposals and projects. The post holder will be expected to...Read more
NIHR CLAHRC South West Peninsula (PenCLAHRC) are looking to appoint an Associate Professor with demonstrable expertise in health services research. The successful candidate will be expected to develop and support research projects adopted by PenCLAHRC and to identify research and implementation ideas in their own field and develop these into funding proposals and a programme of research.
This post offers an exciting opportunity to become part of a successful and enthusiastic team committed to improving public health and patient outcomes through innovative health research and implementation. PenCLAHRC's novel ground-up approach to research, led by patients, clinicians and managers in collaboration with...Read more
We are looking to recruit an Associate Research Fellow or Research Fellow (depending upon experience) who will be responsible for supporting implementation science research within new and existing PenCLAHRC projects, as well as for developing our conceptual and methodological work on this topic. This is a full time post and is available from 1 September 2016 until 31 August 2018.
The successful applicant will be expected to conduct high-quality research in collaboration with partner organisations, communicate complex information to academic and non-academic audiences verbally and in writing and help prepare funding applications to external bodies. The extent of involvement in these...Read more
We are looking to recruit an Events and Training Assistant who will make a significant contribution to the delivery of PenCLAHRC's events programme and capacity building activities.
The postholder will be an enthusiastic person, with good interpersonal skills, who is able to organise and manage a quickly changing workload. They will have excellent communication skills (both written and verbal), in addition to strong IT skills. Experience of working in a healthcare and/or academic environment and familiarity with events planning and preparation would be an advantage.
This post is available immediately (up to full-time) on a fixed-term basis until 31st July 2017.
For further...Read more
PenCLAHRC are looking to recruit a Research Fellow to work within the Evidence Synthesis Team to promote and apply evidence synthesis techniques in a number of key areas of health services research. This post is available from 1st September 2016 for two years.
The post holder will be required to contribute to evidence synthesis projects and to provide advice and guidance to other teams within PenCLAHRC, thus building skills and capacity within the Peninsula in this methodological area. Applicants will possess a relevant PhD or other postgraduate qualification and be able to demonstrate sufficient knowledge in evidence synthesis of qualitative or quantitative...Read more
PenCLAHRC are looking to recruit an Associate Research Fellow / Research Fellow (depending upon experience) to support the work of the Patient and Public Involvement (PPI) Team in Exeter. This post is available immediately on a 2 year fixed term contract.
The successful applicant will support the PPI team to deliver involvement across the PenCLAHRC programme, and beyond when additional funding is raised. The role also includes researching approaches to and the impact of public involvement in research.
The post will include running meetings with patients and members of the public to facilitate their input on research proposals and plans. The post...Read more
PenCLAHRC are looking to recruit an Associate Research Fellow. The successful applicant will work alongside the PenCLAHRC team to develop prioritised questions into research and implementation projects.
Applicants will possess a relevant PhD or have an equivalent qualification/experience in a related field of study, and possess sufficient specialist knowledge in the discipline to develop research programmes and methodologies.
The key purpose of the post is to provide research support to current and future PenCLAHRC projects, and to support the development of new projects. Existing and future projects adopted by PenCLAHRC will have both qualitative and quantitative components, requiring support from the core...Read more
PenCLAHRC are looking to recruit a Research Manager. The successful applicant will be responsible for the delivery of research and implementation projects supported by PenCLAHRC.
Working alongside the PenCLAHRC Operations and Finance Manager as well as other members within the PenCLAHRC Support Team, the post holder will play a lead role in supporting Project Leads in the design, development and implementation of their project plans. As part of delivery function, the role holder will be expected to provide financial support; setting and monitoring budgets, recruitment and HR support and also advice relating to research governance and external funding grant applications. In...Read more
The Plymouth PenCLAHRC team are looking to recruit an Information Specialist (Research Fellow) and a Senior Research Fellow. These posts offer opportunities to join a successful and enthusiastic team, committed to improving public health and patient outcomes through innovative health research and implementation.
Research Fellow (Information Specialist)
A key responsibility of this post is to support bids for research grants, which will be done by undertaking scoping searches or by contributing to the application by informing or writing the proposed search methods to be used. You will also be required to design and undertake complex systematic literature searches of medical, health care...Read more