Research Fellow, Department of Adult Nursing and Paramedic Science

London, United Kingdom
£33,199 to £38,460 plus £3640 London weighting
21 Jun 2019
End of advertisement period
18 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time

Department of Adult Nursing & Paramedic Science

Location:  Avery Hill campus
Salary:  £33,199 to £38,460 plus £3640 London weighting
Part Time Hours:  0.4 WTE (2 days per week)
Contract Type:  Fixed Term
Closing Date:  Thursday 18 July 2019
Interview Date:  To be confirmed

Applications are invited for a part-time (0.4 FTE; 2 days per week) Research Fellow on a fixed-term contract of 12 months with flexible working time, starting in June 2019. The post will be based in the Department of Adult Nursing and Paramedic Science at the University of Greenwich working with Dr Paul Newton & Dr Lesley Dibley in collaboration with clinical colleagues at Barts Health NHS Trust. The work will involve managing the day to day delivery of a research project to explore the experiences of Black and Ethnic Minority (BME) patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Uniquely, the study seeks to recruit non-English speaking BME patients, who are vastly under-represented in research data but who have socio-cultural issues which influence their engagement with health care. Responsibilities will include day to day management of all aspects of the study, and therefore proven research experience and project management skills are required. There may be opportunity to continue working with the team on planned follow-up studies which this 12 month project will inform.

You should be bilingual (Bengali / English, Turkish / English or Somali / English), have a PhD in a health-related discipline OR have submitted your thesis and are awaiting viva, and have a track record of successful research project management and delivery. Informal enquiries may be made to Dr Paul Newton or Dr Lesley Dibley, email or

Interview date: Wednesday 15th May 

Salary spine point 30 part-time (0.4 WTE / 2 days per week) for 12 months at £31,116 pro rata (including London Weighting Allowance).

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