Programme Manager for NIHR Global Health Research Group in Surgical Technologies
Health and Medical,Medicine and Dentistry,Medical Technology,Administrative,International Activities
Short info about job
Company: University of Leeds
Department: Leeds Institute of Biomedical and Clinical Sciences (LIBACS)
Salary: £32,004 to £38,183 per annum
Hours: Full Time
Contract type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Type / Role: Academic or Research
Phone: +44-1268 2857513
Fax: +44-1575 2388122
Detail information about job Programme Manager for NIHR Global Health Research Group in Surgical Technologies. Terms and conditions vacancy
Contract Type: Fixed Term (to 30 June 2020 due to external funding)
Do you have the skills and experience to manage a multi-million-pound global health research programme? Do you have the necessary enthusiasm to deliver a programme in new technologies to unmet surgical need in Sierra Leone and rural India?
As programme manager you will oversee day-to-day management of our newly funded NIHR Global Health Research Group (GHRG) in Surgical Technologies. You will be responsible for running the GHRG Office, coordinating activities with academics and stakeholders in the UK and overseas. You will be a member of the Management Team and Steering Committee responsible for delivering the programme of work and will work across the local partner institutes in the School of Medicine and the School of Mechanical Engineering.
GHRG in Surgical Technologies involves complex international research comprising in-country social science and qualitative research, developing and evaluating surgical interventions, and dissemination and impact activities, with a budget of £2 million over 3 years that you will be responsible for allocating, managing and monitoring. With experience in managing a substantial portfolio of research in developing countries, you will be required to provide leadership, in collaboration with the Directors, for all operational and non-scientific aspects of the project.
To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact: Professor David Jayne, Professor of Surgery and Honorary Consultant Surgeon, Tel: +44 (0)113 206 5281; Email: [email protected]
The University of Leeds is committed to providing equal opportunities for all and offers a range of family friendly policies. The University is a charter member of Athena SWAN and holds the Bronze award. The School of Medicine gained the Silver award in 2016. We are committed to being an inclusive medical school that values all staff, and we are happy to consider job share applications and requests for flexible working arrangements from our employees.