Professor of Applied Health Research

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WorkplaceNottingham, East Midlands, UK


Professor of Applied Health Research

Salary will be within the Professorial range, minimum 61,618 per annum (pro rata if applicable)

Are you interested in working for a world top 100 University? The Division of Primary Care, in the School of Medicine, is one of the leading academic primary care units in the UK. We are part of the National Institute for Health Research School for Primary Care, and have a major international reputation for excellence in applied health research. The Division has well established research in primary care epidemiology, stratified medicine, medicines safety, smoking cessation, injury prevention and bio-behavioural health. ?" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">https://www.?" target="_blank" rel="nofollow"> There are strong collaborations with other leading researchers in the School, in particular in public health, rehabilitation and mental health.

We are committed to applied health research and teaching that improves people's lives, health and health care. We are proud to be one of the top primary care research departments in the UK, with high profile contributions to health policy and practice.

Applications are very welcome from all fields of applied health research, and are particularly encouraged from areas that ensure that the Division continues to be at the cutting edge of scholarship and impact in contemporary applied health research and health care. This new Chair role will be expected to drive new, and further enhance existing research in the Division. In this context, specialism in any of the following would be of particular though not exclusive interest: social science, medical sociology, intervention development, implementation science or health services research.

The successful candidate will have an outstanding international track record as a scholar, including publications of original research in high ranked international journals, and competitive external grant income. You will hold a PhD in a relevant discipline and be able to provide research leadership, attract external funding and research students to the Division. You will be expected to represent the Division in the wider School and University and promote our work nationally and internationally. The successful candidate will be expected to fully contribute to research, teaching and management and administration within the Division.

This permanent post is full-time (36.25 hours per week) however applications are also welcome from candidates wishing to work part-time (minimum 21.75 hours per week). Please specify in your application if you wish to work part time and the number of preferred hours. Job share arrangements may be considered for this post.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Professor Joe Kai email joe.kai [at] nottingham[.]ac[.]uk. Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.

Our University has always been a supportive, inclusive, caring and positive community. We warmly welcome those of different cultures, ethnicities and beliefs – indeed this very diversity is vital to our success, it is fundamental to our values and enriches life on campus. We welcome applications from UK, Europe and from across the globe. For more information on the support we offer our international colleagues, visit; ?" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">https://www.?" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">


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