Research Fellow - Department of Women & Children's Health

London (GB)
18 Apr 2019
End of advertisement period
09 May 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Research Fellow

Department : Department of Women & Children's Health

We are recruiting an experienced post-doctoral researcher with ethnographic expertise and some experience of realist approaches in maternity, health or social care, to join our dynamic project team. We are conducting a 27-month, NIHR funded study to understand how to improve the involvement of women and families in the disclosure and discussion of harm in maternity care.

The researcher will be involved in all aspects of the research, including literature review, stakeholder interviews and in-depth ethnographic case-studies, along with range of dissemination activities including forums and film. The fellow will be hosted in a vibrant, multi-disciplinary research department.

Experience of this topic area would be an advantage, as would commitment to maternity care delivery improvement. Practical expertise of engaging with people on complex and sensitive social issues will be essential for this work. The post will require some travel and overnight stays to two field sites in England during the second year of the project.

This post will be offered on a fixed-term contract for 26 months

This is a full-time post

The selection process will include a 5-minute presentation and panel interview.

To apply, please register with the King's College London application portal and complete your application online.

Grade and Salary : Grade 7, £45,259 inclusive of £3,223 per annum London Allowance
Job ID : 013093
Close Date : 09-May-2019
Contact Person : Dr Mary Adams or Professor Jane Sandall
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