Leading Research Fellow (Digital Solutions)

Location
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Salary
per annum
Posted
17 Jun 2019
Closes
28 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Part-Time

Leading Research Fellow (Digital Solutions) fixed term until 18/12/2020

22 HOURS PER WEEK

FIXED TERM UNTIL 18TH DECEMBER 2020

£38,460 - £43,267 (pro-rata) per annum

This role has been part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) 

Following the University’s success in securing European Regional Development Funding (ERDF) for the Digital Solutions project, based at University Centre Shrewsbury, an opportunity has arisen to work on this exciting project. Digital Solutions is aimed at supporting small and medium sized businesses in Shropshire and Telford and Wrekin to develop, commercialise and exploit new and emerging digital technologies.

The primary purpose of this role is to provide a high standard of research support to SMEs around innovative digital solutions, to help meet the standards, objectives and outputs of the Digital Solutions project.

We are seeking an individual who has knowledge and experience of business growth through research, and ideally an understanding of market penetration and entry into, but not limited to, the health sector.

 

You will have a degree in a relevant subject and experience of working in industry, health, and a digital/workshop environment. You will be organised, a good communicator and able to provide effective technical instruction and guidance adapted to suit research design methodologies with a range of levels of understanding.

Computer literacy and numeracy are essential.  You will relish opportunities and challenges presented by working in a relatively new and developing environment. 

To apply for this post please download and complete the "Employment and Education Details Form" 

https://jobs.chester.ac.uk/wrl/pages/vacancy.jsf?latest=00013780