Research Fellow (Career Break Cover)

Queen's University Belfast - Centre for Public Health / School of Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences

This post is available for 24 months to cover career break leave and will involve working to complete analysis and dissemination of two recent multicentre RCTs among women with gestational diabetes following trials through to publication. The post holder will work with research teams within the centre on ongoing funded projects in relation to weight loss and behaviour change, and on an ongoing programme of research in relation to the DAPIT study. They will work with the research team to prepare further grant applications for larger RCTs of the intervention(s), as appropriate. The successful candidate will assist PGR supervisory teams by providing student support and will contribute to teaching within the Centre for Public Health.

Anticipated interview date: Monday 28 November 2016

Apply online at For further information or assistance contact the Personnel Department, Queen’s University Belfast, BT7 1NN. Telephone (028) 9097 3044 or email on

The University is committed to equality of opportunity and to selection on merit. It therefore welcomes applications from all sections of society and particularly welcomes applications from people with a disability.

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.

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