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Research Manager - QMUL20326

Department: Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine
Salary: £38,084 - £44,807 per annum (Grade 5)
Reference: QMUL20326
Location: Charterhouse Square
Date posted: 27-Nov-2019
Closing date: 05-Jan-2020

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Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine &

Institute of Population Health Sciences

Research Manager

Salary: £38,084 - £44,807 per annum

Applications are invited for the role of Research Manager in the Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London. The post will be shared across two research Institutes within the Medical School. The Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine aims to maintain and expand its international reputation as a centre of excellence for the study and advancement of epidemiology, preventive medicine and public health. The newly established Institute of Population Health Sciences is a world-class multidisciplinary grouping of academics, driving forward research and education to implement health system change for population benefit.

The successful candidate will work closely with the Institute Directors and Manager to provide high-level advice and support to the ongoing development and implementation of Institutes’ research strategies, enhancing the research environment, facilitating the delivery of strategic research objectives, and ensuring the management and analysis of data as required for internal and external reporting.

Applicants should be educated to degree level and have significant experience in supporting research grant administration and/or impact in a higher education institution, or research body, and have experience with advising on, or contributing to research bids as well as post award administration. They will also have a good understanding of REF and other research quality measures. The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills and the ability to prioritise a demanding and varied workload.

The post is full time and fixed term for two years starting as soon as possible. Starting salary will be in the range of £38,084 - £44,807 per annum inclusive of London Allowance. Benefits include 30 days' annual leave, pension scheme and interest-free season ticket loan.

The role will be based at both the Charterhouse Square and Whitechapel campuses.

Candidates must be able to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006. Where required this may include entry clearance or continued leave to remain under the Points Based Immigration Scheme.

Informal enquiries can be addressed to Ellie Stewart at or 020 7882 3505.

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The closing date for applications is 5 January 2020 and interviews will be held shortly thereafter.

Valuing Diversity & Committed to Equality

The School of Medicine and Dentistry and Athena SWAN Charter for Women in Science

The School of Medicine and Dentistry holds a Silver Athena SWAN Award. We are committed to the equality of opportunities and to advancing women’s careers. We have policies to support staff returning from long-term absence, for flexible arrangements for staff with parental responsibilities and for childcare support. As part of the School’s commitment to the Athena SWAN principles we strongly encourage applications from women.

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