The Centre for Global Health Policy at the University of Sussex, UK, invites applications for a Research Fellow to contribute to an ESRC-funded research project “Emerging intersections of biomedical technology and elite sport: institutions, practices and ethics” undertaken in collaboration with Royal Holloway University of London and Swansea University. The position is fixed term 0.8 FTE for 30 months, or shorter period full-time by arrangement.
Informal enquiries are welcome and should be directed to Dr Alex Faulkner, firstname.lastname@example.org
Further details and application procedure are here: http://www.sussex.ac.uk/aboutus/jobs/328
Deadline for applications is 7th November; interviews will be held on 10th December.
New Executive chosen. Our warm congratulations to Dr Emily Ryall, the new Chair of the BPSA!
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Voting for the Executive Committee is now open for BPSA members.
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