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Bennett Institute Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) in Applied Health Data Science

Salary: The salary is on points 37-39 of the national pay spine, starting with point 37 (currently £45,585 per annum). Free meals in College, USS pension, research allowance of £1,000 per annum, are also offered.

Post: Bennett Institute Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) in Applied Health Data Science

Closing date and time: 10/11/2023 12:00 pm

Jesus College Oxford invites applications for the Bennett Institute Junior Research Fellowship in Applied Health Data Science, tenable for a fixed term of three years from 1 March 2024, or as soon as possible thereafter. The Fellowship is intended for outstanding candidates who are early career researchers on an independent career track.

The successful candidate will have a good first degree in a relevant subject or an equivalent qualification; normally will be in possession of a doctorate in a related field (awarded since 1 March 2018), or close to completion (submission expected by 1 March 2024); have a coherent proposed research programme for the duration of the Fellowship, of a standard which will contribute to and enhance the national and international profile of the field in the University; have a record of publications and other output demonstrating research expertise in the field, appropriate to the career stage of the applicant; be able to communicate their subject clearly; be able to demonstrate the suitability of Oxford for carrying out the proposed research.

The duties will be to: build an international research profile by engaging in original and high quality research in the field of applied health data science; work in an area directly relevant to the Bennett Institute; disseminate the results of research through publications and participation in conferences; act as Graduate Advisor to postgraduates; attend and co-organise College research symposia.


Further information on the Junior Research Fellowship may be obtained from the link below.

How to apply:

Applicants should complete the online form by 12 noon on Friday, 10 November 2023.

The College will seek references at a shortlisting stage. There is no need for referees to send in a reference prior to being contacted.

It is anticipated that interviews will take place on 13 December 2023. If interviews are conducted in-person, reasonable interview expenses will be reimbursed, and overnight accommodation can be offered if required. Interviews may be conducted remotely.

Queries may be addressed through the Principal’s PA, Helen Gee (helen.gee@jesus.ox.ac.uk).


PLEASE NOTE: previous applicants should not apply.

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