Senior Research Fellow

University of Leeds

United Kingdom

October 3, 2022


Senior Research Fellow

Are you a collaborative and self-motivated researcher looking for your next challenge? Do you have an interest in ageing research and/or in people living with stroke? Do you want to further your career in one of the UK's leading research-intensive Universities?

We are seeking to appoint a Senior Research Fellow to join our world leading team in the Academic Unit for Ageing & Stroke Research (ASR), Leeds Institute of Health Sciences, located at the Bradford Institute for Health Research. The ASR is a long-established applied health research centre with an international reputation for research related to older people and stroke. Research outputs have directly influenced UK healthcare policy, are cited in clinical guidelines worldwide, and have led to international changes in practice for the identification and management of older people living with frailty. The successful applicant will join this established team of mixed- methods researchers.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:

Professor Anne Forster


Telephone: 01274 383406

As an international research-intensive university, we welcome students and staff from all walks of life and from across the world. We foster an inclusive environment where all can flourish and prosper, and we are proud of our strong commitment to student education. Within the Faculty/School of Medicine we are dedicated to diversifying our community and we welcome the unique contributions that individuals can bring, and particularly encourage applications from, but not limited to Black, Asian, people who belong to a minority ethnic community, people who identify as LGBT+; and disabled people. Candidates will always be selected based on merit and ability.

Location: Leeds - Main Campus

Faculty/Service: Faculty of Medicine & Health School/Institute: Leeds Institute of Health Sciences (LIHS) Section: Academic Unit of Elderly Care & Rehabilitation Category: Research Grade: Grade 8 Salary: £43,414 to £51,805 p.a. Working Time: 1.0 Full time Equivalent Post Type: Full Time Contract Type: Fixed Term (Available for Three years) Release Date: Monday 12 September 2022 Closing Date: Monday 03 October 2022 Reference: MHIHS1328 Downloads: Candidate Brief

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The University of Leeds is a public research university in Leeds, West Yorkshire, England. It was established in 1874 as the Yorkshire College of Science. In 1884 it merged with the Leeds School of Medicine (established 1831) and was renamed...