Two vacancies for the Editorial Board of the journal Sociology of Health and Illness

Are you interested in joining the Editorial Board of the journal Sociology of Health and Illness? Two vacancies on the Editorial Board of the journal Sociology of Health & Illness will be determined by election at the Annual General Meeting of the BSA Medical Sociology Group at the Conference at Aston University, on Thursday 11 September 2014. For more details and the entry form, please
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SHI Journal: Call for Book Review Editors

SHI Journal: Call for Book Review Editors 

The Editorial Board of SHI are seeking to appoint a Book Reviews Editor or Editors to take up a three-year term of office from 1st October 2014
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Posts advertised in the Department of Social Sciences University of Roehampton

Reader / Professor in Sociology (1.0 FTE) - HR Ref No: HR24/14 
Reader salary (Grade RU10) from £49,800 to £57,165 per annum, including London Weighting Allowance of £3,400 per annum. 
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CLAHRC Posts

Three research fellow posts for our West Midlands CLAHRC. Closing date 14/01/14
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Univ of Toronto SBHS Job Posting

Requisition Title: Assistant/Associate Professor Social Behavioural Health Sciences Job Field: Tenure Stream
Faculty: Dalla Lana School of Public Health
Campus: St. George (downtown Toronto)
Job Posting: October 22, 2013
Job Closing: January 15, 2014 (Open Until Filled)
Description:

The Dalla Lana School of Public Health (DLSPH) at the University of Toronto invites applications for two tenure-stream appointments in Social and Behavioural Health Sciences. The appointment will be at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor and will commence as early as July 1, 2014.
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Job vacancy: Associate Professor/Professor in Ageing and Health at the University of Sydney

The University of Sydney is currently seeking an Associate Professor/Professor in Ageing and Health. For more information and to apply, visit sydney.edu.au/recruitment and search by the reference number 1769/1112.

FACULTY OF HEALTH SCIENCES
REFERENCE NO. 1769/1112 
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Vacancy in Amsterdam

The University of Amsterdam, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, offers a:

Special Chair ‘Quality of Life, in particular of Deaf People’
For 7.6 hours per week (0.2 fte).
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Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Quantitative Sociology/Criminology

A rare opportunity to combine cutting-edge teaching with cutting-edge research.

The Role
Kent is one of only a handful UK universities to be awarded a prestigious Nuffield Foundation/ESRC/Hefce ‘Q-Step’ grant to take quantitative social science teaching to new levels. We are investing over £2m in creative and inspiring teaching across the social sciences, and we are looking for new staff members to help build this alongside our existing team. Equally importantly, we are looking for excellence and ambition in research, and will provide both sufficient time and a thriving research environment to support this.
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Vacancy at De Montfort University: Lecturer 1 year fixed term (till August 2014)

The Division of Social Work & Health Studies is seeking to appoint to a fixed term contract to support delivery of its well-established health studies provision. This post presents an excellent opportunity for someone wishing to develop their experience of teaching in higher education, working with an experienced, inter-professional and supportive staff group.
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Research Fellow - University of Edinburgh - Centre for Population Health Sciences

We are seeking to appoint a sociologist or science and technology studies (STS) scholar as part of a prestigious two-year Leverhulme Trust  project on 'Neuroscience and Family Life: The Brain in Policy and Everyday Practice' (PI: Dr Martyn Pickersgill; Co-I's: Professors Sarah Cunningham-Burley and Ian Deary). The research will explore how neuroscience is being used in policy debates and services, and how these are regarded by the individuals and families they target. The project spans STS, medical and family sociology, and social policy. You will have PhD in a relevant social science discipline, with demonstrable experience of qualitative research methods, in a health or science related area. You will also have an appreciation of the issues relating to neuroscience and society from either an STS or medical sociological perspective.
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Exciting Senior Research Associate post available at UCL Institute of Child Health’s Louis Dundas Centre for Children’s Palliative Care

UCL Department / Division Institute of Child Health
Specific unit / Sub department Louis Dundas Centre for Children's Palliative Care
Grade 8
Hours Full Time
Salary (inclusive of London allowance) £40,216 - £47,441 per annum, depending on skills and experience
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Lecturer in Sociology/Social Policy, Durham University

The Durham University's School of Applied Social Sciences is seeking to appoint a permanent Lecturer in Sociology/Social Policy.
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Lectureship (2 year fixed term)

Lecturer in Sociology (2 year fixed-term)

University of York, UK

The Department of Sociology wishes to appoint a 2 year fixed-term Lecturer
in Sociology to join our vibrant, research-intensive department.
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Lectureship in Sociology, University of York

The Department of Sociology at the University of York, UK wishes to appoint a Lecturer in Sociology to join our vibrant, research-intensive department.
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Professorial Post available


School of Nursing, Midwifery & Physiotherapy (from 1st August 2013 the School will become the School of Health Sciences)

Professor in Supportive and Palliative Care (Health care or social science background)
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Reader/Senior Lecturer in Health Promotion - Brunel University


SCHOOL OF HEALTH SCIENCES AND SOCIAL CARE

Reader/Senior Lecturer in Health Promotion

We are seeking a new member of staff to contribute to and provide leadership in health promotion and public health teaching and research at Brunel University. Applicants must have a proven track record of excellence in teaching and research and made contributions to doctoral training. Experience of supervision of doctoral students is essential for the Reader post.
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Senior Lecturer in Public Health - Brunel University


SCHOOL OF HEALTH SCIENCES AND SOCIAL CARE

Senior Lecturer in Public Health

We are seeking a new member of staff to contribute to and provide leadership in health promotion and public health teaching and research at Brunel University. Applicants must have a proven track record of excellence in teaching and research and made contributions to doctoral training. Good quantitative skills are essential for this post.
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Vacancy: Research Associate in Active and Healthy Ageing


DEPARTMENT OF SOCIOLOGICAL STUDIES, UNIVERSITY OF SHEFFIELD, UK
The Department of Sociological Studies is proud to be one of the top ten international social science research departments in the UK, with a long history of high profile contributions to theory, policy and practice. In the 2008 Research  Assessment Exercise, 65% of our research outputs were rated as internationally excellent in terms of originality, significance and rigour.
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Research post University of Sussex - Global Health Policy


UNIVERSITY OF SUSSEX

School of Global Studies – Centre for Global Health Policy
Research Fellow in Global Health Policy
Fixed Term for 10 months, Full Time.
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Job Vacancy. Research Associate in Patient and Public Involvement


THE NIHR RESEARCH DESIGN SERVICE (RDS) FOR THE WEST MIDLANDS (KEELE HUB) And THE INSTITUTE FOR PRIMARY CARE AND HEALTH SCIENCES, KEELE UNIVERSITY

RESEARCH ASSOCIATE:  PATIENT AND PUBLIC INVOLVEMENT (PPI) - FULL TIME
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Senior Research Fellowships in Public Health/Health Inequalities Research


Liverpool and Lancaster Universities Collaboration for Public Health Research (LiLaC)

Two Senior Research Fellows Grade 9
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Senior Lecturer/Lecturer post in qualitative methodology, LSE

The LSE's Department of Methodology is seeking to hire a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Qualitative Research Methodology.

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Postdoctoral research job at Nottingham


Research Fellow - University of Nottingham

£27,578 - £34,895 per annum

We are pleased to invite applications for the above post based in the Centre for Applied Bioethics, School of Veterinary Medicine and Science at the University of Nottingham. The post is funded under a Leverhulme Programme grant entitled 'Making Science Public: Challenges and Opportunities'. The post represents an exciting opportunity to work on an innovative interdisciplinary research project with the primary aim of producing high quality academic journal articles and related outputs.
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Researcher job opportunity: Weightwatchers


Research Associate (Social Scientist)
Salary: £27,578 - £35,938 pa. Unit: Department of Public Health and Primary Care. *Limited Funding
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Lecturer in Social Science, Health & Medicine (Global Health or Bioethics & Society)


Lecturer in Social Science, Health & Medicine (Global Health or Bioethics & Society)   
Department of Social Science, Health & Medicine         
Job reference:  G6-7/DAF/1114/12-JT   
Closing date for applications: 04-Dec-2012
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Professor of Sociology position University of Warwick


Warwick is advertising for a Professor of Sociology and Head of Department from any relevant research background in a broad based department.
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Sociology - Applications for the Editorial Board - Health experts wanted


Sociology is seeking seven new members of the Sociology editorial board to serve for three years from January 2013 to end of December 2015. As you can see from the list below, applicants with expertise in health areas are particularly welcome.
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Post at St Georges, University of London

*Division of Population Health Sciences & Education*
Lecturer in Qualitative Research Methods
(Permanent, 17.5 hours per week)
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Two new Postdoc research positions at the University of Nottingham

We are delighted to invite application for two new postdoc positions based in the Centre for Applied Bioethics at the University of Nottingham. Both posts are funded under a Leverhulme Programme grant entitled 'Making Science Public: Challenges and Opportunities'. The posts represent an exciting opportunity to work collaboratively on innovative interdisciplinary research projects with the primary aim of producing high quality academic journal articles and related outputs.
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Qualitative Research Associate posts (Arthritis Research UK Primary Care Centre)

Two new Qualitative Research Associate posts are available at the Arthritis Research UK Primary Care Centre at Keele University.
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Experienced Health Services Researcher to work within the Queen Mary, University of London

This is a job that may be of interest to a medical sociologist with health services research experience.
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Vacancy: Lecturer Post, Institute of Health and Society, Newcastle University

We are seeking to appoint a new Lecturer in the Institute of Health and Society at Newcastle University. Details are below.Based in the Institute of Health & Society you will be a creative academic with an excellent and growing research record in social sciences, health services or public health research and teaching.You must have a PhD, quantitative or mixed methods experience of health services research;
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