University of York: Research Associate x 2 (ActEarly)

Department: Health Sciences
Based at: University of York and other locations
Hours of work: Full-time
Contract status: Fixed term
Salary: £32,817 - £40,322 a year
Apply by: 23/02/2020
Job Reference: 8346

The Department of Health Sciences is looking to appoint 2 Research Fellows to contribute to our exciting new UK Prevention Research Partnership (UKPRP) ActEarly City Collaboratory. ActEarly has a vision to promote a healthier, fairer future for children living in deprived areas through a focus on improving environments that can influence health and life chances.

In role 1 you will contribute to the Healthy Livelihoods theme, helping to co-design, implement and test prevention solutions to improve the livelihoods of families, children and young adults, under the supervision of Professor Kate Pickett.

In role 2 you will contribute to the Evaluation theme, bringing well-developed research and analytical capabilities to help test early life upstream prevention solutions, under the supervision of Dr Jane West (BIHR Director of Public Health Research), Professor Kate Pickett and Dr Maria Bryant.

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