The Department of Health Sciences is looking to appoint a Research Associate with experience in quantitative evaluation methods to support to research activities within the Better Start Bradford Innovation Hub. In this role you will work under the supervision and mentorship of Dr Maria Bryant and Professor Tracey Bywater. This is a unique opportunity to be part of a world-leading preventive research programme and research team, working to improve the life chances of children within Bradford.
Based predominantly in Bradford at the Bradford Institute for Health Research (min 3 days/week) and at the University of York, you will contribute to the design and implementation of research approaches to evaluate and analyse the effectiveness of multiple interventions delivered in the early years to improve the health of children. In addition, you will write up results and support dissemination through publications, seminar and conference presentations and public engagement and outreach activities; contributing to the identification of possible new areas of research; liaising with staff and investigators in BiB and in our other large Bradford-based studies; attending relevant meetings and developing an independent research agenda.
This role is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act. Consequently, all applicants will be asked to declare both unspent and spent convictions on their application form.
Appointment of the successful candidate will be conditional on a Disclosure and Barring Service check.
For informal enquiries contact Professor Tracey Bywater at email@example.com
The post is fixed term for 2 years and funded by the National Lottery Community Fund.
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