Research Fellow, School of Nursing and Midwifery
Application closing date 15/05/2019
Salary £33,199 per annum
Job category/type Research
The School of Nursing and Midwifery at QUB Belfast has achieved the highly prized position of being a 'Global Top Fifty' department in the 2018 QS World University Rankings. The School was ranked 7th in the UK for research intensity in 2014 UK REF Exercise and has internationally recognised research expertise in relation to two areas: Maternal and Child Health and Chronic Illness and Palliative Care and developing expertise in relation to Education and Practice. Our research is funded by the NIHR, UKRI the World Health Organization, Horizon 2020 as well as leading international charities such as Marie Curie. Our research involves clinical partners and community stakeholders in co-designed studies to ensure our research impacts positively in healthcare and society and is widely cited in international clinical care guidelines relating to chronic illness and child health. We strive to create a vibrant and welcoming research culture that is relevant to improving health and well-being.
The Research Fellow will be an active member of the learning disability research team assisting in the development of best practice guidelines focusing on the Regional HSC Hospital Passport so that the overall research objectives of the project are met.
This post is full time for until 31 March 2020.