Senior Research Associate / Research Fellow in Health Services or Research Implementation

Bristol , City of Bristol (GB)
£36,613 - £41,212 per annuam (Grade J) / £42,418 - £47,722 per annum (Grade K)
28 Mar 2018
End of advertisement period
25 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

We are seeking to appoint a talented researcher with expertise in research implementation and interested in working on a range of topics in the NIHR CLAHRC West. NIHR CLAHRC West ( carries out collaborative research with partners in the NHS, councils, voluntary organisations and Universities, and aims to improve health and care. This post will support research implementation led by Dr Sabi Redwood, Deputy Director of CLAHRC West. The post-holder will be based in Population Health Sciences within Bristol Medical School at the University of Bristol, with a desk in Whitefriars, Lewins Mead.

The post holder will conduct research and support activities aiming to;
ensure that CLAHRC West and other applied health research studies have maximum impact on clinical practice and policy, and
promote evidence-informed decision-making about the design, organisation and delivery of health, social care and public health services.

The post will suit researchers with relevant training or experience of undertaking health services or applied health research. Knowledge and understanding of at least one of the following: implementation science methodology, knowledge mobilisation, or quality improvement would also be highly beneficial. Applicants will want to develop and extend their careers by undertaking several different projects and gaining experience in implementation of research techniques.

For informal enquiries about the post contact Dr Sabi Redwood (

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