UNIVERSITY OF SURREY

Research Fellow, Technology Integrated Health Management Project

Location
Guildford, United Kingdom
Salary
£32,236 to £39,609 per annum pro rata (0.4 FTE)
Posted
04 Mar 2019
End of advertisement period
17 Mar 2019
Ref
012919
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Part Time

School of Health Sciences

Location:      Guildford
Salary:      £32,236 to £39,609 per annum pro rata (0.4 FTE)
Fixed Term
Post Type:      Part Time
Closing Date:      Sunday 17 March 2019
Interview Date:      Friday 29 March 2019

- 0.4 FTE-

The University of Surrey ranked 10th in The Guardian league table for 2018 and is the recipient of four Queen’s Anniversary Prizes.

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 3rd by the Complete University Guide 2018 and 4th by the Times and Sunday Time Good 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 of excellence in teaching, building our international research profile and extending our clinical collaborations nationally and internationally. The School has a particular focus on integrated care and ensuring professional development to enable optimal health outcomes for individuals and our research is at the forefront of developing innovative technology for future healthcare delivery.

To build on the expertise within the School we are seeking to appoint a Research Fellow in dementia and ehealth research to workwithin a research vibrant environment at the School of Health Sciences. The successful candidate will work in a fixed contract-in first instance- in a high profile research project entitled ‘TIHM - Technology Integrated Health Management’. TIHM includes a number of related work packages organised around the development and evaluation of using smart technology solutions to support people with dementia and their carers to live safely at home.

In addition to salary you will receive a generous annual leave entitlement and excellent development opportunities. Our benefits package includes final salary pension scheme and discounted membership to the Surrey Sports Park. The University is easily accessible by road and rail, and is a short distance from both Heathrow and Gatwick airports.

For informal enquiries please contact Dr Theopisti Chrysanthaki via email on t.chrysanthaki@surrey.ac.uk.

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