Applications are invited for a temporary fixed-term 36 months post of a 012147 - UCD Post-doctoral Research Fellow Level 1 or 2 within UCD School of Medicine
This role arises from a grant from Horizon 2020: H2020-SC1-DTH-2018-2020 (Digital transformation in Health and Care). The VALUECARE (value-based methodology for integrated care supported by ICT) consortium consists of 17 partners from 8 EU countries.
Healthy ageing along with independent living have become key challenges for Europe as countries are experiencing growth in the number of older persons in their population. The aim of VALUECARE is to deliver efficient outcome-based integrated (health and social) care to older people facing cognitive impairment, frailty and multiple chronic health conditions in order to improve their quality of life (and of their families) as well as the sustainability of the health and social care systems in Europe.
The project’s multidisciplinary consortium includes stakeholders from the whole supply chain of the digital health and social care environment in order to maximize its chances of success.
This role is to lead the pilot in Cork and Kerry.
In addition to the Principal Duties and Responsibilities listed in the Job Description, the Ideal Candidate will have essential extensive hands-on experience in the following areas;
• Performing systematic reviews (for example systematic reviews, rapid reviews, scoping reviews, realist reviews)
• Qualitative and quantitative research techniques, including co-design, data collection and analysis.
• Must be able to demonstrate strong initiative and independent thinking and also be able to work within a highly collaborative team to support/train other team members as appropriate
PD1 Salary: €37,874 - €43,782 per annum
PD 2 Salary: €45, 041 - €47,673 per annum
Appointment on the above ranges will be dependent upon qualifications and experience.
Closing date: 17:00hrs (local Irish time) on 2nd March 2020
Applications must be submitted by the closing date and time specified. Any applications which are still in progress at the closing time of 17:00hrs (Local Irish Time) on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system. UCD are unable to accept late applications.
UCD do not require assistance from Recruitment Agencies. Any CV's submitted by Recruitment Agencies will be returned.
Prior to application, further information (including application procedure) should be obtained from the Work at UCD website: https://www.ucd.ie/workatucd/jobs/
UCD offers a comprehensive Research Careers Framework in line with the Advisory Science Council Report ‘Towards a Framework for Researcher Careers’. This model provides a structured and supportive Career and Skills Development system designed to ensure that Post-docs in UCD are able to plan their careers and prepare for future opportunities in academia, industry or the public sector.