|Newcastle upon Tyne
|£33,966 to £36,024 per annum
|8th December 2023
|5th January 2024
We are a world class research-intensive university. We deliver teaching and learning of the highest quality. We play a leading role in economic, social and cultural development of the North East of England. Attracting and retaining high-calibre people is fundamental to our continued success.
This is a full-time, 24-month fixed term Research Associate position providing an exciting opportunity to undertake research at the intersection of digital health technologies and clinical health research. You will work with Prof. Camille Carroll at a world leading research centre. The group delivers innovations across diverse health conditions using the latest technology and digital health tools. Prof. Carroll’s particular focus is on using digital tools for personalising care in Parkinson’s disease and as novel measures of disease progression.
You will be responsible for coordinating research activities of Prof. Carroll’s group. Based within the Brain and Movement Research Group, your work will be aligned with the National Institute for Health Research Biomedical Research Centre at Newcastle University, specifically the Neurodegeneration and Digital Health themes. You will also work closely with Prof. Edward Meinert and his team, whose work focuses on digital health technologies for health promotion, behaviour change, and clinical decision support.
Day-to-day activities will include project management, undertaking study design, delivery and analysis, conducting literature reviews and data collection, analysing quantitative and qualitative data (with statistical and thematic analyses), preparing papers for publication and developing grant applications for competitive funding streams. You will be supported and supervised by Prof. Carroll and her team and will help manage and support the activities other group members.
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