Job offer available in Scotland Research Fellow at The University of Edinburgh

UE07 £33,199 to £39,609

Based in The University of Edinburgh’s Usher Institute of Population Health Sciences and Informatics, this post offers an exciting opportunity to work with an established research group to contribute to an NIHR funded Programme to evaluate the Optimisation of ePrescribing systems in English hospitals.  

The Programme is seeking a research fellow to conduct and write up literature reviews (including systematic reviews and scoping reviews) in the domain of ePrescribing, to evaluate and synthesise literature relevant to the ePrescribing Toolkit, and to conduct a series of interviews, focus groups, expert round-table discussions and observations, and to assess documentary evidence across a number of English NHS sites.

Applicants must have at least a Masters level degree in a relevant area, experience of undertaking systematic reviews, experience of qualitative and quantitative data collection methods and analysis, and in-depth knowledge of UK health service organisations.

The Programme is a collaboration between The University of Edinburgh, The University of Birmingham, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust, The University of Nottingham, The University of Durham and Harvard University. Occasional travel and overnight stays to cities in England are required.

Further details on the Programme can be found at 

The post is part time (24.5 hours/week) and is fixed term until March 2020.

Please contact Dr Serena Tricarico, for further details.

We anticipate interviews will be held early June 2019.

Reference: 045845

Closing Date: 11th May 2018

For further particulars and to submit an application, visit the University of Edinburgh’s website via the apply button below.


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