The Centre for the History of Medicine, Department of History seeks to appoint a part-time (40% FTE) Public Engagement Officer to support the Project Team of the Wellcome Trust Senior Investigator Award ‘Prisoners, Medical Care and Entitlement to Health in England and Ireland, 1850-2000’ in accelerating the public and policy outcomes of their research.
You will act as a key intermediary with partners in the arts and policy, play a lead role in promoting the project through various media outlets and in the planning, organisation and promotion of events. You will possess previous experience of working in public or policy engagement.
All applications must be accompanied by a CV and covering letter. Writing samples/presentation materials may be requested from candidates during the latter stages of the recruitment process and should not be submitted with the initial application.
Salary: £29,301 to £38,183 pro rata
Hours: Part time
Contract type: Permanent
Closes: 1st December 2016