GloPID-R Research & Policy Officer
Centre for Tropical Medicine and Global Health, New Richards Building, Old
Road Campus, Headington, Oxford, OX3 7LG
Grade 7: Salary in range £33,309 - £40,927 per annum
We are seeking to appoint 3 highly motivated Research & Policy Officers to
join the Global Research Collaboration for Infectious Disease Preparedness
(GloPID-R) Scientific Secretariat team at the Centre for Tropical Medicine
and Global Health.
Working as part of a small team, under the leadership of Dr Alice Norton, you
will work to contribute to the scientific and technical support work package.
This work package is aimed at supporting the further development and
operationalisation of GloPID-R's strategy by providing technical support to
GloPID-R Chairs and working groups. You will develop policy briefs on
strategic themes such as data sharing, clinical research innovation and
regulatory developments, social science aspects, access to medicine and R&D
priorities and pipelines. You will also contribute to the implementation of
the strategy as defined by the GloPID-R members.
It is essential that you hold a postgraduate degree in a scientific
discipline, including social sciences, and have a strong track record in
scientific writing. You will have excellent written and verbal skills, with a
proven ability to communicate complex concepts to specialist and non-
specialist audiences. You would have the ability to work accurately and
methodically with a meticulous attention to detail. Evidence of well-developed
qualitative and quantitative research and analysis skills is essential. You
will need a proven ability to organise and prioritise workloads to deliver in
short time frames.
Applications for this vacancy are to be made online and you will be required
to upload a supporting statement and CV as part of your online application.
Your supporting statement must explain how you meet each of the selection
criteria for the post using examples of your skills and experience.
These posts are offered full-time (x2 posts) and part time (x1 post, 80%
FTE) on a fixed term contract until 31 December 2022, and is funded by the
European Union Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme . On your
application, please state which post you will be applying for.
Only applications received before 12.00 noon on 7 December 2021 will be
Please quote 154308 on all correspondence
Contact Person : Grace Keeble Vacancy ID : 154308
Contact Phone : 01865 287502 Closing Date & Time : 07-Dec-2021 12:00
Contact Email : firstname.lastname@example.org