This is an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated research fellow with experience in systematic reviews and qualitative/ mixed methods research to join the multidisciplinary research team leading a programme of academic research to inform the Independent review of gender identity services for children and young people led by Dr Hilary Cass.
You will be a member of the team working under the direction of Professor Lorna Fraser and Prof Karl Atkin at the University of York. This study is based in the Department of Health Sciences at the University of York and is a collaboration with the Department of Sociology.
The role will involve the following responsibilities across two studies in the programme of research to inform the Cass review: lead the systematic reviews in this programme of research, assisting with the overseeing primary qualitative data collection, data analyses and report writing.
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.
Scholars who identify as Black, Asian, Minority Ethnic or Global Majority are strongly encouraged to apply as they are currently under-represented within the Department. We would especially welcome applications from the transgender community.
Interview date: to be confirmed.
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