Qualitative Researcher Posts (RA & PDRF) Health Experiences Research Group Oxford

Several excellent opportunities have opened up to work in the Health Experiences Research Group, Oxford University, which conducts qualitative research on experiences of health and illness. Qualitative Researcher (2 posts) Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Woodstock Road, Oxford Grade 7: £30,434 – £37,394 p.a. Vacancy ID 118393 Closing Date: 22 Read the full article…

Chair in the Philosophy of Mind: Durham University (Applications close 16 July 2015)

The Durham University Department of Philosophy is seeking to appoint an outstanding scholar working in any part of the philosophy of mind, broadly construed so as to include philosophy of psychology, psychiatry and/or cognitive science. We are a pluralistic and friendly department, which accommodates work in both ‘analytic’ and ‘Continental’ philosophical traditions. Our staff and Read the full article…

Job Opportunity: Assistant Professor of Medicine, Health, and Society, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN

The Center for Medicine, Health, and Society (MHS) in the College of Arts & Science at Vanderbilt University invites applications for the position of tenure-track assistant professor with expertise in the social and cultural aspects of medicine and health. Primary appointments will be in MHS with secondary appointments possible in a number of Vanderbilt’s academic Read the full article…

Wanted: Lecturer in English (Literature and Medicine) Bristol University

The University of Bristol invites applications to a full-time permanent Lectureship (Lecturer B) in English Literature (Literature and Medicine). Candidates who can demonstrate excellence in research in any area of the subject are eligible to apply. There is no restriction of period, and ‘English Literature’ may be taken as meaning ‘literature in English’. The successful Read the full article…

“How better design can facilitate mobility, connectivity & wellbeing for older people” (Research Associate Job, Sheffield, deadline 15 July 2013)

Research Associate, Department of Town and Regional Planning, University of Sheffield Job Reference Number: UOS0006661 Contract Type:  Fixed-term for a period of 36 months. Salary: Grade 7 £28,685 to £36,298 per annum. Closing Date: 15 July 2013 Based in the Department of Town and Regional Planning, the successful candidate will work on this EPSRC/ESRC/AHRC-funded research project, ‘How Read the full article…

Job Opportunity – ‘Dementia & Imagination’ Study Manager (Part-time Research Fellow)

The Dementia Services Development Centre wishes to recruit an experienced post-doctoral researcher with experience in ageing/arts/health to play a key role coordinating the work of a team of researchers in England and Wales on a new research study titled ‘Dementia and Imagination’. This study is jointly funded by the Arts & Humanities Research Council and Read the full article…