Research Associate/Senior Research Associate, Department of Population Health Sciences
Division/School Bristol Medical School
Contract type Open Ended
Working pattern Full time
Salary £33,199 - £37,345 per annum (Grade I) / £37,345 - £42,036 per annum (Grade J)
Closing date for applications 17-Jul-2019
This post is an excellent opportunity for an experienced and able Research Associate/Senior Research Associate to join a multidisciplinary academic team in the Academic Unit of Primary Health Care within the Centre for Academic Primary Care, Department of Population Health Sciences (Bristol Medical School). The REPROVIDE project, led by Professor Gene Feder and funded by an NIHR programme grant, aims to improve how healthcare professionals respond to adult patients who experience or perpetrate domestic violence and to their children. The Programme tests the feasibility of a training and referral program to general practice staff about women, men and children affected by domestic violence (workstream I); and the feasibility/effectiveness of a group programme for men perpetrating domestic violence (workstream II). http://www.bristol.ac.uk/primaryhealthcare/researchthemes/reprovide/
You will contribute to mixed-method data collection and analysis of the IRIS+ Stage II feasibility study findings. You will also contribute to the development and setting up of data collection systems and outcome measures and will work closely with partner organisation and various stakeholders across two study sites (Bristol and Cardiff). You will be required to participate in various dissemination activities. You will work in close collaboration with the workstream I Research Fellow and co-PI (Dr Eszter Szilassy). The workstream I co-PI (Emma Williamson), the Programme Manager (Dr Mei-See Man) and the CI (Professor Gene Feder) will support you.
You will work within the dynamic, multidisciplinary environment within the Domestic Violence and Health Group in the Centre for Academic Primary Care (http://www.bristol.ac.uk/ primaryhealthcare/researchthemes/disease-management/domesticviolence.html. Key stakeholders (including government, public health, and charity sector organisations) are contributing to the project, and the you will have the opportunity to meet and engage with these stakeholders, developing your skills and experience in research dissemination and knowledge mobilisation to non-academic audiences.
You will have expertise in epidemiology, sociology, psychology, anthropology, social work, health services research or a related discipline (with mixed method skills). Funding is available from 1st July 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter. Appointment will be at grade I or J depending on relevant skills and experience.
For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Dr Eszter Szilassy - email firstname.lastname@example.org. The post holder will be based in Canynge Hall, 39 Whatley Road, Clifton, Bristol
Interveiws will take place on 25th July 2019.
We welcome applications from all members of our community and are particularly encouraging those from diverse groups, such as members of the LGBT+ and BAME communities, to join us.