Location UK / Belfast
Job Type Temporary full-time
Salary See description
Updated 5 days ago
Excellent opportunity Research Ethics Officer based in Belfast.
Research Ethics Officer
Research & Enterprise
Queen’s University Belfast is one of the leading universities in the UK and Ireland, with a distinguished heritage and history. With over 24,000 students, 3,700 staff and an annual turnover of some £300m, Queen’s University Belfast plays a unique leadership role in Northern Ireland. As a member of the Russell Group of UK research-intensive universities, Queen’s University Belfast combines excellence in research and education with a student centred ethos.
Governance and Integrity are essential to ensuring that the rights of research participants are safeguarded, that researchers have considered their own vulnerabilities when undertaking the research and that risks to themselves and to research participants are managed.
The successful candidate will work as part of the Research Governance, Ethics and Integrity Team to ensure, in particular, that research within the University is conducted in accordance with relevant ethical and legislative frameworks. The post holder will act as the point of contact for all University research ethics advice and guidance, actively engaging with researchers through training, arranging meetings, attending Research Ethics Committees, participating in the review of University projects.
The successful candidate will have:
For full job details and essential/desirable criteria please refer to the candidate information link by clicking apply. You must clearly demonstrate how you meet the criteria on your application form
Further information about the Directorate can be found on our website.
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Anticipated interview date: Tuesday 14 May 2019
Salary scale: £27,831 – £32,236 per annum (potential to progress to £35,210 per annum through sustained exceptional contribution)
Closing date: Monday 29 April 2019