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Research Fellow in Health Technology Acceleration

School of Biosciences & Medicine

Location:  Guildford
Salary:  £32,817 to £35,845 per annum
Fixed Term
Post Type:  Full Time
Advert Placed:  Monday 15 February 2021
Closing Date:  Monday 15 March 2021
Interview Date:  Monday 29 March 2021
Reference:  010921

Applications are invited for a Research Fellow position, on a fixed term contract, based in the Surrey Sleep Research Centre. 

Research Centre led by Professor Derk-Jan Dijk in the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences.

This is an exciting opportunity to become part of a comprehensive research programme into the validation and implementation of health technology. The research programme is conducted in collaboration with researchers in Surrey Clinical Trials Unit and Clinical Research Facility, The Section of Immunology, The Centre for Vision, Speech, and Signal Processing and the Kent Surrey Sussex Academic Health Science Network.

The successful candidate will work across a variety of tasks and research methods to validate and evaluate health technology, develop a cohort of trusted users and interact with SMEs and clinicians. This will be facilitated by the Health Technology Accelerator which is a new facility based at the University of Surrey to speed up the research, development and adoption of promising SME health tech innovations. We are therefore looking for a highly motivated individual with an interest in health technology, clinical research, data analysis and interactions with the NHS and health technology companies and holds a PhD in a relevant area (or near completion). 

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Please note, it is University Policy to offer a starting salary equivalent to Level 3.6 (£31,866) to successful applicants who have been awarded but not yet to receive, their PhD certificate. Once the original PhD certificate has been submitted to the Local HR dept, the salary will be increased to 4.1 (£32,817)

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