Closing date: 30th September 2015
The MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit of the University of Glasgow, UK, is recruiting a grade 7 research associate for an 18 month project. Under the supervision of Dr Heide Weishaar and Dr Shona Hilton, the post holder will investigate the development of current Scottish policies to regulate electronic cigarettes, with a particular focus on commercial sector engagement. We are looking for a highly motivated, independent researcher with organisational and communication skills to conduct and manage a complex project and publish research on the topic.
The successful candidate will hold a PhD or equivalent in social or political science, public health, or other relevant subject and have a sound understanding of qualitative research methods.
Skills in documentary analysis and social network research are an asset.