UCD Research Fellow (PPI Coordinator), UCD School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health Systems (Tempo...

October 13 2017
Position Type
Full Time
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Applications are invited for the post of a Patient and Public Involvement (PPI) Coordinator. The position offers an exciting opportunity for an individual to work on a major national project - PPI Ignite, funded by the Health Research Board (HRB).

UCD's PPI Ignite project will fundamentally embed PPI in health-related research, education and training, professional practice and administration in UCDs institutional structures and procedures. The PPP project involves a diverse group of parties', including NGO's, Ireland's largest Hospital Group, public PPI platforms and international groups. The PPI Coordinator will be responsible for the implementation of UCD's PPI Ignite award and oversee the day-to-day running of the project. The PPI coordinator will ideally have a background in applied health research with an understanding and experience of involving patients and the public in research and/or expertise with public science communication. Substantial experience of liaising with a wide variety of stakeholders and managing complex projects/programmes is essential.

See Job Description for more details.

Salary: €52,716 per annum.

Closing Date: 17:00hrs (Local Irish Time) Monday 30th October 2017.

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 CVs submitted by Recruitment Agencies will be returned.

Prior to application, further information (including application procedure) should be obtained from the UCD Job Vacancies website: http://www.ucd.ie/hr/jobvacancies.

This job comes from a partnership with Science Magazine and Euraxess

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