RESEARCH FIELDMedical sciences › Other
RESEARCHER PROFILEFirst Stage Researcher (R1)
APPLICATION DEADLINE09/04/2018 17:00 - Europe/London
LOCATIONIreland › Dublin
TYPE OF CONTRACTTemporary
HOURS PER WEEK39
Applications are invited for a UCD Post-doctoral Research Fellow Level 1 in the UCD School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health Systems. This is a temporary post that can be appointed at full time (1 year duration) or part time (2 years duration).
The aim of the CUPID project is to develop a thorough understanding of the current model of paediatric unscheduled healthcare provision in Ireland and the impact of recent policy interventions. CUPID will describe the patterns of children’s visits to their GP and Emergency Departments and the factors that lead to these patterns.
The Postdoctoral Researcher will work closely with the PI and Work Package Leaders to deliver on work packages 1 & 2 of the programme. The focus of this work is on: the extraction, preparation and cleaning of data sets for analysis; the investigation of the temporal trends of paediatric GP attendance and paediatric ED attendance and healthcare outcomes; assessing the impact of free primary care coverage for the under 6 year old population on the observed trends. Joinpoint regression models will
be used to identify statistically significant changes in temporal trends.
See job description for more details.
Salary: €36,854 - €37,383 per annum. (€18,427 - €18,691 per annum pro rota).
Closing Date: 17.00hrs (Local Irish TIme) on Monday 9th April 2018.
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 Work at UCD website: https://www.ucd.ie/workatucd/jobs/.
EURAXESS offer ID: 286294