The Health & Social Care Research and Development Division of the Public Health Agency (HSC R&D Division) has advertised at least four Doctoral Fellowships to support research training in order to increase the Health and Social Care (HSC) R&D capacity and to build an evaluative evidence-based culture. This scheme is intended to enable the individual to develop a research career in the HSC by undertaking research training leading to a PhD. The scheme is open to individuals employed in the HSC or in voluntary/not-for-profit organisations in Northern Ireland involved in health or social care provision.
The deadline for receipt of applications is Friday 14th October 2011 at 4.00pm. Further details are available on the PHA website at http://www.publichealth.hscni.net/directorate-public-health/hsc-research-and-development/current-opportunities.