Research Development Manager (2-year Fixed-Term)

Opening Date:
29 May 2015
Closing Date:
25 Jun 2015
Salary Range:

Starting salary from £32,277 – £37,394 per annum with further progression opportunities to £40,847

Bournemouth University is creating the most stimulating, challenging & rewarding university experience in a world-class learning community by sharing our unique fusion of excellent education, research & professional practice and inspiring our students, graduates and staff to enrich the world.

The Faculty of Health and Social Sciences (HSS) is central to this vision, working closely with practice partners to prepare & develop health care & social work professionals to provide high quality care.

This role is based in the Centre of Leadership, Impact & Management (CLiMB) team, part of the National Centre for Post-Qualifying Social Work. It offers the opportunity to work collaboratively within BU and with external partners in developing a team based contribution to Fusion within the context of the wider area of CLiMB (& the National Centre for Post-Qualifying Social Work).

You will be ideally be qualified to Doctorate level or, be able to demonstrate the ability to create and disseminate knowledge through evidence of the development of research & professional practice at a senior level, with a demonstrable ability to take externally funded research projects from concept to fruition. Undertaking complex data analysis including data modelling, statistical testing & be experienced in creating bespoke research outputs, including, but not limited to, project reports, publications & online content.

Leading & facilitating the fusion of education, research & professional practice in a synergistic manner, expressed primarily through management of relationships with external funders, undertaking of research design and management, and delivery of research projects. However, there will be opportunities to engage with colleagues across the Faculty & University to take forward research professional practice & education agenda.

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