|Salary:||£25,000 to £30,000 per annum (or pro-rata if part-time) depending on experience. A higher salary will be paid to outstanding candidates with relevant experience.|
|Placed on:||7th September 2016|
|Closes:||28th October 2016|
Are you ready for a challenge?
Do you want
The Drug Safety Research Unit (DSRU) in Southampton is a leading research unit that monitors the safety of marketed medicines. The Unit is associated with the University of Portsmouth and has a high national and international profile.
The post will be of particular interest to a person with an epidemiological degree who is looking for a role in studying the safety of medicines in large populations (pharmacovigilance and pharmacoepidemiology). The successful candidate will work (with the appropriate level of supervision and mentoring) on designing and conducting studies assessing drug safety, in addition to conducting analyses for pharmacoepidemiological studies. Being involved in such studies is a team effort which includes liaising with IT and coding staff, physicians, external healthcare professionals, the pharmaceutical industry and regulatory authorities.
What qualifications do I need?
In addition, the successful applicant will be required to be confident, innovative, self-motivated, a good team player and have good communication skills. The applicant should be IT literate and be proficient in standard Microsoft Office applications.
What aspects of research will I gain?
Full or Part-time?
Informal enquiries to Professor Saad Shakir, Director: Tel: 023 8040 8600: email email@example.com