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School of Global Studies
Department of Anthropology, ERC-Project: Bionetworking in Asia
Postdoctoral Research Fellow (Fixed term for 2 years, full time)
Salary range: starting at £30,728 and rising to £36,661 per annum
It is normal to appoint at the first point of the salary scale.
Expected start date:  1 June 2014 or as soon as possible

Previous applicants need not re-apply but will still be considered.
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Research Fellow post

The Academic Unit of Elderly Care and Rehabilitation (AUECR) is currently advertising a Research Fellow position. The successful candidate will work with colleagues to develop, manage and implement the qualitative component(s) of specific research projects relevant to stroke and elderly care. 
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Research Fellow - HIV Community-Based Research Partnership - CLOSING SOON

PLEASE NOTE: CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS IS 16TH Feb 2014

Research Fellow - HIV community-based research partnership 
Health and Social Care 
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Research Fellow University of Exeter Medical School

University of Exeter Medical School, Institute of Health Research 

Complex Intervention Research Fellow / Associate Research Fellow (Ref. P46211) 

Grade E or F (dependent on experience) 
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CARDI announces funding for future leaders in ageing research

The Centre for Ageing Research and Development in Ireland (CARDI) launches a new call for future leaders in ageing research. It will fund up to three research fellows covering their salary for three years and £50,000 each for research expenses.

The new call is the second in its Leadership programme which aims to support high quality research into ageing. The call is open to candidates from the EU who have two to seven years postdoctoral experience and the support of a Northern Ireland University. The CARDI Fellows will study a topic related to healthy ageing and take part in training and development activities to build up their independence and leadership.
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CLAHRC Posts

Three research fellow posts for our West Midlands CLAHRC. Closing date 14/01/14
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2 x RF posts for the School for Public Health Research

We are looking for 2 Research Fellow posts to join the NIHR School for Public Health Research team at LSHTM (SPHR@L) to work on a programme of research focused on evaluating local level interventions and policies in the UK.Full job details available at: http://sphr.lshtm.ac.uk/2013/11/27/job-opportunity-2-x-research-fellow-posts/
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New CLAHRC posts at Warwick

Research Fellow CLAHRC

Warwick Medical School

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Health Foundation PhD Fellowship Awards in Improvement Science - King's College, London

King's Improvement Science has been awarded funding for a prestigious doctoral fellowship in the field of improvement science in healthcare. King's College London is one of only eight leading centres in the UK chosen to host these fellowships by the Health Foundation http://www.health.org.uk/, an independent charitable foundation that works to continuously improve the quality of healthcare in the UK.
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Research Fellow biomedicine/sports project University of Sussex, UK

The Centre for Global Health Policy at the University of Sussex, UK, invites applications for a Research Fellow to contribute to an ESRC-funded research project ‘Emerging intersections of biomedical technology and elite sport: institutions, practices and ethics’ undertaken in collaboration with Royal Holloway University of London and Swansea University. The position is fixed term 0.8 FTE for 30 months, or shorter period full-time by arrangement.
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Health Foundation Doctoral Fellowships - Institute of Health and Society, Newcastle University

The Institute of Health & Society at Newcastle University, invites applications for two Doctoral Fellowships funded by the Health Foundation (www.health.org.uk) as part of their Improvement Science awards. The awards, which will fund research leading to a PhD, are designed to help create a sound theoretical, empirical and experiential knowledge base on improvement science.
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CARDI Leadership Postdoctoral Fellowships in Healthy Ageing

The Centre for Ageing Research and Development in Ireland today launched a programme to promote ageing research over the next three years. It will fund five top quality researchers to create the next generation of leaders in research on older people and ageing issues. 
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MaxNetAging Research School (MNARS) : Call for Applications

The MaxNetAging Research School (MNARS) is seeking applications for:

Doctoral Fellowships (3 years) and Postdoctoral Fellowships (2 years) in aging research, starting in February 2014.
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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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Research Fellow post - qualitative study of households

Post-doc research post in Faculty of Public Health and Policy at LSHTMWe are looking for a post-doc sociologist/anthropologist to study how households make decisions about installing 'energy efficiency' interventions in the home.  This is part of a larger, mixed methods project on the impact of winter fuel payments and home energy installations on winter mortality and morbidity.  This is
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Health Foundation PhD Fellowship Awards in Improvement Science, King's Improvement Science, King's College, London

King’s Improvement Science has been awarded funding for two prestigious doctoral fellowships in the field of improvement science in healthcare. King’s College London is one of only eight leading centres in the UK chosen to host these fellowships by the Health Foundation, an independent charitable foundation that works to continuously improve the quality of healthcare in the UK.
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Doctoral studentships, University of Leicester

The Department of Health Sciences has been awarded funding by the Health Foundation for three prestigious doctoral fellowships in the field of improvement science in healthcare. These fellowships are intended to provide doctoral training - including development in research, leadership, and wider professional skills - to individuals demonstrating outstanding promise. The University of Leicester is one of only eight leading centres in the UK chosen to host these fellowships by the Health Foundation, an independent charitable foundation that works to continuously improve the quality of healthcare in the UK. Fellows will have access to world-leading scholars in the social and clinical sciences to support their development.
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RESEARCH FELLOW (FULL TIME, 16 MONTHS) - QUALITATIVE STUDY OF EARLY MEDICAL ABORTION

Centre for Population Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh

We are seeking to appoint a research fellow to undertake a qualitative study of the provision of early medical abortion. Using interviews, this CSO funded qualitative study will contribute to an evaluation of a new model for the provision of abortions within an integrated Sexual and Reproductive Health service (Chalmers Centre, Edinburgh). The research will compare the experience and provision of medical abortion services at Chalmers and a hospital-based clinic from patient and health care providers’ perspectives. 
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Harkness Fellowships in Health Care Policy and Practice

The Harkness Fellowships provide a unique opportunity for mid-career professionals - academic researchers, government policymakers, clinicians, hospital and insurance managers, and journalists - from Australia, Canada, Germany, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom, to spend up to 12 months in the United States studying a critical issue on the health policy agenda, working with leading U.S. health policy experts, and gaining in-depth knowledge of not only the U.S. health care system, but also those of Fellows' home countries. The Commonwealth Fund also brings together the full class of Fellows throughout the year to participate in a series of policy and leadership seminars with U.S. health care leaders drawn from government, politics, health care organizations, and academia.
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Job Posting! Post-Doctoral Fellowship on Health & Homelessness at McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario


Post-Doctoral Fellowship, McMaster University and Wesley Urban Ministries, Hamilton, Ontario

McMaster University and Wesley Urban Ministries are pleased to announce a postdoctoral research opportunity for an outstanding scholar with knowledge and interest in housing and homelessness among people with mental illness and/or addictions.
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Research Fellows: Avoidable Acute Admissions


An opportunity has arisen within an exciting and growing team of healthcare researchers based in Plymouth. Plymouth University Peninsula Medical School are currently looking for two new Research Fellows to assist us in our Avoidable Acute Admissions project.
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Foundation for the Sociology of Health & Illness New Award Schemes for 2013


The Foundation for the Sociology of Health Illness, the charity which owns
the journal of that name, provides a number of award schemes to support the
development of medical sociology / sociology of health and illness.
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CALL - LSHTM Visiting Fellows in global health ethics and philosophy

APPLICATION - VISITING FELLOWS PROGRAMME
GLOBAL HEALTH ETHICS AND PHILOSOPHY

2013 Visiting Fellowships  

The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) is offering a limited number of visiting fellowships during 2013 for individuals wanting to conduct philosophical research and/or scoping activities for future joint-research.  Visiting fellows will be provided work space, and be free to explore all three research faculties as well as surrounding University of London institutions.    http://www.lshtm.ac.uk/
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Research Fellowship, GTC, Oxford

Junior Research Fellowship (Ref: GTC-40)
Care of Dependent Elderly People
Salary Package  £26,422 p.a.

Green Templeton College is the University of Oxford's newest college.  Our aim is to be lively, friendly, informal and outward-looking in a traditional Oxford setting.
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