University of Oxford – Investigative Medicine, RDM, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford
‘Are you interested in improving the translation of medical technologies? Do you want to get involved in academic and policy work which could help save our NHS and revolutionise our medicines development system?
We are currently looking to recruit a Postgraduate Research Assistant to support research at the Centre for the Advancement of Sustainable Medical Innovation (CASMI). The ideal candidate will lead on our Diabetes Innovation Adoption project as well as contributing to other CASMI work.
The successful candidate will have the opportunity to be the main contributor to this and other research projects at CASMI, supported by our academic fellows and the rest of the CASMI team. You will also contribute to policy projects and events and will have the opportunity to present our work at seminars, poster presentations and as academic and policy papers
It is essential that you have a degree in an appropriate discipline: law, ethics, economics, social sciences, natural sciences or medical sciences. You will also have the ability to write academic papers; experience of qualitative research methods and/or an interest in learning qualitative academic methods; and experience of following and adapting methodologies; as well as good teamwork and independent research.
The position is full-time, and a fixed-term for up to 1 year in the first instance.
Applications for this vacancy are to be made online. You will be required to upload a supporting statement and CV as part of your online application.
Only applications received before 12.00 midday on 17 June 2015 will be considered. Interviews for this post will be held on 2 July 2015.’