Research Associate: Applied Qualitative Health Research

Keele, Newcastle-under-Lyme
Grade 7 - Starting salary £33,199-£40,792pa
05 Jun 2019
04 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Keele University

Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences

Research Institute for Primary Care & Health Sciences

Research Associate: Applied Qualitative Health Research

2 Years Fixed Term

Grade 7 - Starting salary £33,199-£40,792pa​

Keele University is renowned for its exciting approach to higher education, innovative research, beautiful campus, strong community spirit and excellent student experience.  With a turnover in excess of £134 million, over 10,000 students and a total staff of approximately 2000, the University provides high quality teaching across a wide range of academic and vocational subjects and promotes world-class research.

The aim of this post is to work with research teams on two funded primary care trials. The post is to support process evaluations and will involve qualitative data collection (interviews with trial patients and practitioners, audio recorded consultations); primary analysis of data; writing up the findings for publication and dissemination activities.

You will have a PhD in a relevant health related discipline or equivalent experience in the design, analysis and writing up of research. You will have experience of qualitative methods, undertaking complex analysis of qualitative data, along with experience of managing, writing up and presenting findings of research projects. Good time management and organisational skills and ability to work within teams and independently are essential.

Keele University values equality and diversity across our workforce and to ensuring our staff community is reflective of the diversity of our student population. In support of these commitments the University welcomes applications from individuals of Black, Asian and ethnic minority backgrounds for all roles.

Post Ref: KU00001160

Closing date for applications: 4 July 2019.

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