Research Associate

London (Greater) (GB)
Grade 6, £38,304 to £45,026 per annum, inclusive of £3,500 London Weighting Allowance per annum
09 Dec 2019
End of advertisement period
12 Jan 2020
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Research Associate 
Global Health - evaluation of palliative care in 6 WHO regions 
Cicely Saunders Institute, King’s College London 

We are looking for a post-doctoral researcher to join us at the Cicely Saunders Institute on a WHO-funded study. The project aims to evaluate the delivery, components and outcomes of palliative care in 6 WHO regions. The post holder will work with clinical partners in Oman, Jamaica, Belarus, Thailand, Vietnam and Zimbabwe. 

Using both qualitative and quantitative methods, the post holder will be the dedicated researcher on this study, coordinating the data collection across partner sites, and conducting analysis and reporting. This Research Associate post is an exciting opportunity for an experienced researcher with good communication skills to conduct cutting-edge global health research that has potential to improve quality of care by direct evidence translation into policy and guidance. 

This post will be offered on a fixed-term contract for 18 months.

This is a full-time post - 100% full time equivalent.

The selection process will include a panel interview, a presentation.

For further information about the role, please contact:
Professor Richard Harding; 
telephone: 0207 848 5518, email:

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

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