Research Associate (Applied Research Collaboration)

Opening Date:
27 Feb 2020
Closing Date:
15 Mar 2020
Salary Range:

At Teesside University, we are ambitious in our goals, vision and aspirations. We challenge expectations and push the boundaries of what is possible. From transforming our campus through a £300m investment and capital development programme, to creating outstanding, innovative academic programmes, our work is always relevant and purpose-driven.

We believe that innovation powers our steps and are motivated to make a difference through positive social impact. We work in partnership with individuals and businesses to devise creative solutions not limited by imagination. We work at pace, and are always future-facing, with our teaching, learning and research focused on addressing the challenges of tomorrow, today. We do not stand still.

The Applied Research Collaboration (ARC) is a collaboration between the region’s universities, the NHS, local authorities, voluntary organisations, charities and businesses in the region to address major regional and national health and social care issues. There are eight themes within the ARC. The successful candidate will be focused on the theme of Integrating Physical, Mental Health and Social Care.

We are looking for an experienced researcher with an understanding of the needs of people with physical or mental problems. You will have experience of conducting high quality research in applied health along with demonstrable skills in empirical research involving primary data collection, using quantitative and qualitative techniques. It is essential that you have a PhD degree in a relevant subject.

The position we are filling is exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act and a satisfactory DBS disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service is required as part of our clearance procedures.

This post is available on a full-time or job share basis. (If you wish to apply on a job share basis you must state this on your application).

Apply now if you would like to join us.
Job Reference: T3544

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Closing date: 15 March 2020
Interview date: TBC