Research Associate in Social Science

King's College London - School of Population Health Sciences

The salary will be paid at Grade 6, £33,518 to £39,992 per annum plus £2,923 London Weighting Allowance per annum

This post will be fixed term until 31/03/2019.

This is a full-time post.

The School of Population Health Sciences is seeking to appoint a researcher who will bring a lively sociological imagination to complex applied research that aims to improve health care and health research practices. The post holder will work on two established programmes within the School: (1) the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care (CLAHRC) South London; and (2) the Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust NIHR Biomedical Research Centre (BRC).

The post holder will have: a PhD in a relevant social science discipline; expertise in research (evidenced by publications and/ reports); expertise in conducting social science research using a range of methods; knowledge of social science of health, science and technology, knowledge production; and knowledge of qualitative research methods.

The selection process will include a presentation and panel interview.

Interviews are scheduled to be held the week commencing: TBC

For an informal discussion to find out more about the role please contact Professor Chris McKevitt christopher.mckevitt@kcl.ac.uk

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 29 October 2017

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