Research Fellow in Stroke Epidemiology (Clinical)

King's College London - School of Population Health Sciences

Clinical Research Fellow (NHS Grade - Specialist Registrar) £31,931 to £48,123 per annum plus £2,162 London Weighting Allowance per annum, pro rata for FTE.

This post will be fixed-term for 1 year.

Hours to be negotiated up to 100% full-time (up to 40 hours per week)

The School of Population Health Sciences seeks to recruit a postdoctoral Clinical Research Fellow to co-ordinate the South London Stroke Register (SLSR), write papers and develop applications for post-doctoral fellowships.

The post holder will be responsible for running the field work/data collection for the SLSR. S/he will work as part of a team including doctors, nurses and other research associates. Clinical training with would be an advantage and experience of conducting clinical/epidemiological studies essential.

The post holder will also develop post-doctoral fellowship applications using SLSR and other data that include primary care data. A priority is to develop an integrated dataset that allows the risks of stroke, the long-term needs of stroke patients and the patterns of care to be better estimated in multi morbid groups of patients. This will include investigating the utility and feasibility of integration of an established epidemiological phenotypic data base (SLSR) with routine primary and secondary care data (including mental health data) and other research data (e.g. air pollution data).

The selection process will include competency based questions and an interview panel.

Interviews are scheduled to be held the week commencing: TBC

For an informal discussion to find out more about the role please contact Professor Charles Wolfe

To apply for this role, please go to the King’s College London HireWire Job Board and register to download and submit the specified application form.

The deadline for applications is midnight on 1 October 2017

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