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Research Fellow, School of Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences

Employer
QUEENS UNIVERSITY BELFAST
Location
Belfast, Northern Ireland
Salary
£37,841 - £40,134 per annum
Closing date
4 Dec 2023

Job reference: 23/111393
Date posted: 20/11/2023
Application closing date: 04/12/2023
Salary: £37,841 - £40,134 per annum
Job category/type: Research

The Centre for Public Health, within the School of Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences at Queen’s University Belfast, is currently seeking to appoint a Research Fellow (Breast Cancer Now). The principal aim of the post is to undertake a Breast Cancer Now funded project to investigate inequalities in breast cancer presentation, treatment and outcomes in Northern Ireland.

The successful candidate must have, and your application should clearly demonstrate that you meet the following criteria:      

  • A primary degree or Master’s degree in mathematics /statistics or a health-related subject.
  • Have or be about to obtain a relevant PhD in epidemiology, public health, pharmacy, applied mathematics/statistics or related discipline. 
  • Specific, research experience and skills relevant to this project e.g. database management, statistical analysis, working with large epidemiological datasets. 
  • Experience of using statistical packages such as STATA.
  • Contribution to authorship of articles in international scientific peer reviewed journals, commensurate with stage of career.

Please note the above are not an exhaustive list. For further information about the role including the essential and desirable criteria please click on the Candidate Information link below.

This post is available on a fixed term contract until 30 November 2025.    

Fixed term contract posts are available for the stated period in the first instance but in particular circumstances may be renewed or made permanent subject to availability of funding.

At Queen’s our people are at the heart of everything we do. As a staff member you will become part of a vibrant organisational culture, which will provide you with the opportunity to achieve your full potential and enhance your career through a continuous focus on learning and development.

We offer an excellent employment package that includes:

  • Great terms & conditions
  • Pension schemes
  • Flexible working by enabling you to design your working week in collaboration with your manager through a blend of remote and office working
  • Family-friendly initiatives
  • Career development opportunities
  • Support for health & mental wellbeing
  • Generous holiday entitlement of 8.4 weeks a year (made up of 23 days annual leave, 10 closure days and 9 bank holidays)

At Queen’s our people are at the heart of everything we do. As a staff member you will become part of a vibrant organisational culture, which will provide you with the opportunity to achieve your full potential and enhance your career through a continuous focus on learning and development.

We offer an excellent employment package that includes:

  • Great terms & conditions
  • Pension schemes
  • Flexible working by enabling you to design your working week in collaboration with your manager through a blend of remote and office working
  • Family-friendly initiatives
  • Career development opportunities
  • Support for health & mental wellbeing
  • Generous holiday entitlement of 8.4 weeks a year (made up of 23 days annual leave, 10 closure days and 9 bank holidays).

Queen’s University is committed to promoting equality of opportunity to all. We have created an inclusive culture by establishing staff networks such as iRise (Black, Asian, Minority Ethnic and International Staff Network) and PRISM (LGBTQ+) which help us progress equality.

We also subscribe to Equality Charter Marks such as the Diversity Charter Mark NI in addition to Athena Swan. For further information on our commitment to Equality, Diversity and Inclusion, please visit:  www.qub.ac.uk/diversitywww.qub.ac.uk/qgi and www.qub.ac.uk/sites/StaffGateway/StaffNetworks/

Informal enquiries may be directed to John Busby at John.Busby@qub.ac.uk

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