The Care Policy and Evaluation Centre (CPEC) at the London School of Economics and Political Science is seeking to appoint a full-time Research Officer to start in January 2022 for 36 months to support a new project entitled “Creating Care Partnerships – Developing Research Practice Partnerships to deliver novel, sustainable collaborations between adult social care research and practice in the UK”. LSE’s partnership in the Project involves evaluating the implementation and effectiveness of three new Research Practice Partnerships (RPPs) between care homes and universities, on a range of outcomes including building research capacity, and producing and using research to improve practice.
Appointees to this position will be expected to have a postgraduate degree in a relevant discipline and a PhD or prior experience that demonstrates the skills and capabilities required for this position. Candidates must have some prior experience of qualitative data collection and analysis. Some familiarity with evaluations, social care policy and practice, and the use of the research in practice or policy is also desirable.
Informal inquiries are welcome and should be made to Dr Juliette Malley (j.n.malley@LSE.AC.UK)
Please apply online via the LSE jobs site by 20 October 2021 at the latest.