Senior Research Associate (Cochrane Systematic Reviews on Bronchiectasis) Position Available Fixed Term for 12 months in first instance Post Type: Part Time Hours Per Week: 21.75 Closing Date: Wednesday 25 May 2016 Interview Date: To be confirmed Reference: EHA1425-0416 University of the Year 2014/2015 – Times Higher Education Awards About You We are seeking a positive team player, who is methodical, analytical, solution focused with an aptitude for prioritising key tasks and coordinating multiple activities. The ideal candidate will have worked on Cochrane systematic reviews, possess excellent communication skills and have the ability to lead on projects, deliver presentations, allocate tasks and maintain excellent customer service with internal and external stakeholders.
Report writing, data analysis, quality assurance and experience of working in cross-sectoral collaborative research teams are key skills suited to this role. About the Role The successful candidate will work on a series of high priority Cochrane systematic reviews in bronchiectasis. You will work as part of a broader team of authors from a number of UK universities and NHS Trusts, in collaboration with the Cochrane Airways Group.
The successful applicant will be responsible for review processes, communications and support at various stages of review production. The role includes co-authorship of the planned reviews. It may be possible to support and deliver the key objectives remotely but you will need to meet with the team at Edge Hill University several times during the period of employment.
About Us When Edge Hill was awarded University of the Year title for 2014/15, Times Higher Education described it as “a great success story… an institution that improves and impresses year after year”. The award recognised our outstanding achievements in student satisfaction, staff engagement, graduate employment and innovation as well as our strengthening research profile, investment and growth. It also celebrated Edge Hill University’s distinct role in “transforming lives” – reflecting a distinctive philosophy of creating opportunity from excellence.
Based on an award-winning campus in West Lancashire, and voted Best University Workplace 2015, Edge Hill University offers a stimulating and empowering environment for ambitious and high performing professionals. We are now seeking to appoint exceptional people to be part of our continuing success story.
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