Senior Research Associate/Research Fellow in Health Economics

Bristol (GB)
08 Nov 2016
End of advertisement period
08 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Research Associate/Research Fellow in Health Economics

Job number: ACAD102303
Division/School: School of Social and Community Medicine
Contract type: Open ended contract staff
Working pattern: Full time
Salary£36,001 - £40,523 (Grade J) £41,709 - £46,925 (Grade K)

We are seeking to appoint a talented health economics or health services researcher with an interest in priority setting methods, economic evaluation, decision making, and evidence-based policy making. The appointed person will be interested in working on applied health research topics in the NIHR Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care in the West (NIHR CLAHRC West The post will be available until December 31st 2018 in the first instance. The researcher will work on a small number of projects evaluating the cost-effectiveness of health technologies and health service delivery and exploring healthcare decision-makers' use of evidence to inform priorities and commission healthcare services for their local population. The post will suit researchers who want to develop their careers by undertaking a number of different projects in the area of efficient and optimal care.
This is a full time (1.0 FTE) appointment, with the option to work part-time, and is available to be taken up as soon as possible.
Please note there is a related Research Associate/Senior Research Associate in Health Economics post being advertised at CLAHRC West, with reference number ACAD102304.
For informal enquiries, please contact Professor Will Hollingworth ( or Professor Joanna Coast (

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The closing date for applications is 7 December 2016.