Senior Research Fellow (79177-117)

University of Warwick - Health Sciences, Population, Evidence and Technologies

Fixed Term Contract until 31st March 2021.

This post is also being advertised as a Research Fellow, with 1 appointment to be made.

Warwick Evidence is seeking to appoint a Senior Research Fellow in Health Technology Assessment to contribute to the expanding programme of Health Technology Assessment in Warwick Medical School (WMS). Warwick Evidence, one of nine health technology assessment and evidence synthesis teams in the UK. The main focus of your work will be in providing systematic review expertise in clinical effectiveness and epidemiology to health technology assessments for the National Institute for Health Research Health Technology Assessment (NIHR HTA) programme, for the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) and for other policy makers. You will support teams reporting for single and multiple technology appraisals (STAs and MTAs), diagnostic assessments (DARs) and other review processes. You will undertake other systematic reviews and evidence syntheses, and progress the development of the field through evidence synthesis and methodology research.

You will work with a multidisciplinary team of information specialists, health economists, statisticians, modellers and clinical effectiveness systematic reviewers in appraising evidence on the clinical and cost effectiveness of health technologies, including drugs, devices and diagnostics. Work undertaken will directly inform health policy at a national level.

You will have extensive experience of systematic reviewing techniques, knowledge of HTA and a PhD in a relevant field. We welcome experience of undertaking HTA in a specialist area of interest (e.g. survival analysis, diagnostics, pharmacology, network meta-analysis). You will enjoy working as part of a team and meeting tight deadlines. You will be a good communicator, be highly organised and accurate in your approach to work, and have excellent writing skills.

Informal enquiries are welcome and should be directed to:
Prof Aileen Clarke Email:

Full details of the duties and selection criteria for this role are found in the vacancy advert on the University of Warwick jobs page. You will be routed to this when you click on the Apply button below.

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