Postdoctoral level researcher - Department of Diabetes
This post is an exciting opportunity for a Postdoctoral level researcher looking to play a leading role in a cutting-edge academic research programme. The position will be based within King Health Partners’ Institute of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Obesity (IDEO) and will work across four partner organisations to manage the academic research strategy. The post holder will also work with individual researchers to support with grant applications, ensuring the Institute capitalises on the opportunities presented by these prominent research areas. The academic research strategy is a key priority area for the Institute and is a core part of the wider programme.
The postholder will have a track record of conducting research as an independent researcher, experience working on a varied portfolio of projects in an academic diabetes environment, and of playing a key role in the grant application process. They will bring with them an understanding of how to successfully compete for grants and will use this experience to strengthen the programme, helping to generate significant income for the Institute.
They will lead the engagement strategy across KHP, building a research community and ensuring there are multiple opportunities for the clinical academics to network and collaborate.
This post will be offered a fixed-term contract for one year.
This is a part-time post – 0.6 full time equivalent
The selection process will include a panel interview and a presentation.