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Senior Research Fellow/Research Fellow in Healthcare Modelling


Location:  Southampton Science Park, Chilworth
Salary:   £28,695 to £45,954
Full Time, Fixed Term
Closing Date:  Monday 01 September 2014
Interview Date:   Wednesday 01 October 2014
Reference:  438514VB

Southampton Health Technology Assessments Centre (SHTAC)

Southampton Health Technology Assessments Centre (SHTAC) is an NIHR centre of excellence for health technology assessment and health services research with an influential role in determining national health policy through its research programme. SHTAC has expertise in health economics/modelling, evidence synthesis, information science and epidemiology. As part of an expanding research programme, SHTAC is looking to strengthen its multi-disciplinary research team with two new posts. We are looking for people to join a cohesive research team working on economic evaluations and evidence synthesis/primary research to address major policy questions concerning the use of drugs, devices, procedures, diagnostics, public health programmes and other health interventions. You will also work with colleagues on a programme of research on methodological developments related to health technology assessment.

If you have the relevant background and are enthusiastic about developing your career, this is an opportunity to join a growing team developing an influential research programme. We would expect a good degree, a master’s level or PhD qualification in a relevant discipline (operational research/statistics/health economics) and/or relevant research experience. Opportunities for further training and postgraduate study are encouraged and supported.

Appointment will be made on one of the following scales: Research Fellow - £28,695 – £35,256 and Senior Research Fellow - £36,309 - £45,954 according to experience. The appointment will be until March 2016 in the first instance with good prospects for further extension.

For an informal discussion please e-mail or telephone Dr Jeremy Jones ( or 02380 597056). For more information about SHTAC visit our website at

Application Procedure:

You should submit your completed application form online at References are requested along with your application, so please allow time for these to be received prior to the close date, to assist the department with shortlisting. If you need any assistance, please call Sarah Foster (Recruitment Team) on +44 (0) 23 8059 5070. Please quote vacancy reference number 438514VB on all correspondence.

The closing date for this job opportunity has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

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We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community. Please note that applications from agencies will not be accepted unless indicated in the job advert.

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