The postholder will be employed as Postdoctoral Research Fellow (Public Engagement) on ‘Reform, Welfare and Prisoner ‘Health Rights’, as part of Wellcome Trust Senior Investigator Award ‘Prisoners, Medical Care and Entitlement to Health in England and Ireland, 1850-2000’, a collaborative project between Dr. Catherine Cox (UCD) and Professor Hilary Marland (University of Warwick), the two Principal Investigators (PIs).
This is an academic research role, where you will conduct a specified programme of research supported by research training and development under the supervision and direction of Dr Cox, Principal Investigator at UCD.
The primary purpose of the role is to further develop your research skills and competences, including the processes of publication in peer-reviewed academic publications, the development of funding proposals, the mentorship of graduate students along with the opportunity to develop your skills in research led teaching.
You will also assist in co-convening policy workshops and producing policy reports, play a lead role in the management of public events and social media activity and the project website, The post holder will also advance and organise public outreach activities central to the project.
Closing Date: 12th September at 5pm