Research Associate for PSTRC Greater Manchester

Job Reference : BM&H-11128
Location : Oxford Road, Manchester
Closing Date : 08/01/2018
Salary : £31,604 to £38,833 per annum
Employment Type : Fixed Term
Faculty / Organisational Unit : Biology, Medicine & Health
Division : Psychology & Mental Health
Hours Per week : full time
Contract Duration : 1 February 2018 to 31 July 2022

The NIHR Patient Safety Translational Research Centre Greater Manchester seeks a full-time Research Associate up until 31st July 2022.

The University Principal Investigator and Director will be Professor Stephen Campbell. This post will be appointed in the Safety in Marginalised Groups theme under the line management of Professors Nav Kapur and Roger Webb.

Ideally, you will have a PhD in a relevant health or social sciences subject. You will have significant demonstrable previous experience in qualitative and quantitative research skills relevant to the research theme, including the use of the appropriate software packages. The successful candidate will have a track record in delivering high quality mental health research and in publishing papers in peer reviewed journals.

The School is strongly committed to promoting equality and diversity, including the Athena SWAN charter for gender equality in higher education. The School holds a Silver Award which recognises their good practice in relation to gender; including flexible working arrangements, family-friendly policies, and support to allow staff achieve a good work-life balance. We particularly welcome applications from women for this post. Appointment will always be made on merit. For further information, please visit:

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Professor Nav Kapur



Name: Professor Roger Webb


General enquiries:


Tel: 0161 275 4499

Technical support:


Tel: 0161 850 2004

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date

Further Particulars


This position is now closed. We are no longer accepting applications for this position.