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The Productivity Institute and Applied Research Collaboration Research Fellow
Oxford Road

Job reference: BMH-020317

Location: Oxford Road

Closing date (DD/MM/YYYY): 14/12/2022

Salary: £43,414 to £53,353 per annum, depending on relevant experience

Employment type: Fixed Term

Faculty/Organisation: Biology, Medicine Health

Division: Division of Pop Health, Health Serv Res

Hours per week: Full time

Contract Duration: Available as soon as possible until 30 September 2024

School / Directorate: School of Health Sciences

We wish to appoint a Research Fellow with expertise in economics or health economics to undertake a research project on mental health and productivity funded by the Economic and Social Research Council through The Productivity Institute (TPI). The postholder will join the Economic Sustainability Research Theme within the NIHR Applied Research Collaboration for Greater Manchester (ARC-GM), based at the University of Manchester.

The postholder will use econometric methods and large survey and administrative datasets to further our understanding of the relationship between health, particularly mental health, and economic productivity, within the United Kingdom. There will be a strong focus on inequalities and potential policy responses. The postholder will work collaboratively between the ARC-GM and the TPI as well as with colleagues from other Universities.

As an equal opportunities employer we welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of age, sex, gender (or gender identity), ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation and transgender status.  All appointments are made on merit.

Our University is positive about flexible working – you can find out more here

Blended working arrangements may be considered

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: Dr Luke Munford


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

Please see the link below for the Further Particulars document which contains the person specification criteria.