Research Associate

University of Glasgow - RI Health and Wellbeing

Job Purpose

To take a lead in contributing to a programme of work focused on linkage of routine data (from the NHS and the UK Biobank Cohort) to better understand mental and physical health outcomes in psychiatric disorders. This post is funded in part by an NHS Research and Development Partnership Award and by a Lister Research Prize to Professor Daniel Smith. The post-holder will focus on the collation and analysis of data relevant to the project, and will contribute to the writing of future grant applications on this theme.

Standard Terms & Conditions

Salary will be on the University’s Research and Teaching Grade, level 7, £33,943 - £38,183 per annum.

The funding for this post is for 2 years in the first instance.

New entrants to the University will be required to serve a probationary period of 6 months.

The successful applicant will be eligible to join the Universities' Superannuation Scheme. Further information regarding the scheme is available from the Superannuation Officer, who is also prepared to advise on questions relating to the transfer of Superannuation benefits.

All research and related activities, including grants, donations, clinical trials, contract research, consultancy and commercialisation are required to be managed through the University’s relevant processes (e.g. contractual and financial), in accordance with the University Court’s policies.

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The University has been awarded the Athena SWAN Institutional Bronze Award

The University is committed to equality of opportunity in employment.

The University of Glasgow, charity number SC004401.

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