Research Fellow / Senior Research Fellow

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Cardiff, Cardiff (Caerdydd)
£42,792 - £59,135 per annum
27 Sep 2019
26 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Research Fellow/Senior Research Fellow

​Wales Centre for Public Policy

Salary: Research Fellow: £42,792 - £49,553 pa (Grade 7)
            Senior Research Fellow: £51,034 - £59,135 pa (Grade 8)

Vacancy Number: 9117BR

The Wales Centre for Public Policy invites applications for the position of Research Fellow/Senior Research Fellow.

The post offers a unique opportunity to work at the heart of current policy debates and to make a positive difference to policy making and public service outcomes.

The successful candidate will lead work by the Centre that enables ministers, senior civil servants and public service leaders to access and apply evidence to tackle a range of economic, social and environmental challenges - including improving health and social care, securing economic growth, and promoting social justice and environmental sustainability.

The Centre is funded by the Economic and Social Research Council and Welsh Government and is a member of the UK-wide network of What Works Centres. Further details are available at

This is a full-time position of 35 hours a week and is available from 1st December 2019 (or as soon as possible thereafter) until 30th September 2022 in the first instance with the possibility of renewal subject to the availability of funding.

We welcome applications for secondments to the role (for a period of 12 months or more).

Click apply below for further information and to download an application pack. 

Closing date: Saturday, 26 October 2019.

Cardiff University is committed to supporting and promoting equality and diversity and to creating an inclusive working environment. We believe this can be achieved through attracting, developing, and retaining a diverse range of staff from many different backgrounds who have the ambition to create a University which seeks to fulfil our social, cultural and economic obligation to Cardiff, Wales, and the world.  In supporting our employees to achieve a balance between their work and their personal lives, we will also consider proposals for flexible working or job share arrangements. Cardiff Business School is particularly looking to recruit from under-represented groups within the School.