The Department of Health Sciences is seeking a Research Fellow who will be based in one of our highly successful research groups www.york.ac.uk/healthsciences/research/. This is an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated and enthusiastic research fellow with experience in quantitative data analyses to contribute to a multi-disciplinary team working on methods to improve the physical health of people with severe mental illness.
You will have the opportunity to be part of a large and successful vibrant multi-disciplinary Department, renowned for its methodological expertise and commitment to policy relevant research.
You will be expected to have a track record of conducting high quality research that will complement and/or extend the existing research activity within the Department and the mental health and addiction research team.
You will have a PhD in a Health Related subject with experience in quantitative data analyses or in exceptional circumstances, substantial relevant experience at an equivalent level.
You will participate actively in the planning and advancement of research programmes, duties to include: conducting research; managing identified parts of a cohort study; and managing other support staff and research students to ensure that the project is successfully completed and that the researchers working on the project are supported in their personal and professional development. Additionally, you will manage research resources, ensuring that effective use is made of them; write or contribute to publications or disseminate research findings, including public engagement to non-experts and outside organisations using other appropriate media; and make presentations at conferences or exhibit work in other appropriate events.
Interview date 15 October 2019.
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