Research Fellow (RAI) in Health Sciences
Health and Medical,Medicine and Dentistry,Social Sciences and Social Care,Social Policy,Social Work,Education Studies (inc. TEFL),Research Methods
Short info about job
Company: University of Surrey
Department: School of Health Sciences
Salary: £31,604 to £38,833 per annum
Hours: Full Time
Contract type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Type / Role: Academic or Research
Phone: +44-1361 1464447
Fax: +44-1305 2664978
Detail information about job Research Fellow (RAI) in Health Sciences. Terms and conditions vacancy
The University of Surrey was named The Times and Sunday Times University of the Year 2016 and is a top ten UK University based in Guildford, in the South East of England. It is easily accessible by road and rail, and is a short distance from both Heathrow and Gatwick airports. The main University campus, Stag Hill, is situated close to the Guildford mainline train station and within a short walk of the town center.
The University's ethos is based upon a belief in our ability to make a difference to the world - to have a positive impact through our free-thinking and hard work. We are ambitious and have a bold vision of what we want to achieve - shaping ourselves into one of the best universities in the world, which we are achieving through the talents and the endeavors of every employee. Our culture empowers people to achieve this aim and to collectively, and individually, make a real difference.
Sitting within the University’s Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, the School of Health Sciences has achieved substantial success and is currently ranked 2nd by the Complete University Guide 2018. The School is a leading provider of undergraduate and postgraduate education and is in the top 10 in the UK for research following the recent Research Excellence Framework assessment. In addition to this, we have been awarded Gold for our Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF).
The School is in an exciting period of development and opportunity with ambitious plans for the future that focus on the continuing development our international research profile and extending our clinical collaborations nationally and internationally.
We are seeking a Research Fellow (RAI) undertake a range of research activities for a joint University project with Health Education England Kent Surrey Sussex. The project which will be looking into developing simulation activities for GP practices in the region, will require a research fellow to assist in collating data, assess the impact of simulation scenarios and support the School of Health Sciences to deliver research outputs from the project. This is a temporary 12 month position.
The post holder will be joining a vibrant School with active research groups in many areas of healthcare including cancer care and benefit from access to a modern, purpose built teaching and research facility on the University’s campus in Guildford, inclusive of an onsite health science Simulation Suite, Surrey Sleep Research Centre and new Engineering for Health Centre with a state of the art gait laboratory.
In addition to salary the successful post holder will receive a generous annual leave entitlement, excellent development opportunities and childcare assistance.
The School is based in a modern, purpose built, state of the art teaching facility on the University of Surrey campus in Guildford. The campus provides a pleasant working environment with close links to road and rail transport.
Further information about the University and the School of Health Sciences can be found at http://www.surrey.ac.uk/school-health-sciences. For an informal discussion please contact, Fernanda Haswell, Business Development Manager [email protected]
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