The Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health Professions Research Unit (NMAHP RU) is a multidisciplinary national research unit, funded by the Scottish Government Health Directorate Chief Scientist Office (CSO). It has academic bases within Glasgow Caledonian University and the University of Stirling.

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PhD Studentship available - March 10, 2015

Studentship Project Title: Recruitment to stroke rehabilitation trials

Applications are invited for a full-time PhD research studentship at Glasgow Caledonian University within the School of Health & Life Sciences.  The studentship is for a period of three years, subject to satisfactory progress and provides payment of tuition fees at the UK/EU rate plus an annual stipend of £14,800 [please note that students from outside the EU are required to pay the difference between International and EU fees, currently this would amount to £7,100 per annum].  The successful candidate will carry out up to 6 hours of academic-related work per week as part of their research training.

More details can be found on the GCU website

Closing date: 13 April 2015

PhD Studentship available -

Studentship Project Title: Making pessary care for prolapse woman-centred and evidence-based

Applications are invited for a full-time PhD research studentship at Glasgow Caledonian University within the School of Health & Life Sciences.  The studentship is for a period of three years, subject to satisfactory progress and provides payment of tuition fees at the UK/EU rate plus an annual stipend of £14,800 [please note that students from outside the EU are required to pay the difference between International and EU fees, currently this would amount to £7,100 per annum].  The successful candidate will carry out up to 6 hours of academic-related work per week as part of their research training.

More details can be found on the GCU website

Closing date: 13 April 2015

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PhD Studentship available - February 5, 2015

Systematic development of an intervention to support midwives and health visitors in helping women to address multiple health behaviours in pregnancy and after birth.

Applications are invited for a funded full-time PhD Studentship based in the Centre for Health & Behaviour Change of the Psychology Division in collaboration with the Chief Scientist Office NMAHP Research Unit. Click here for more details.

Deadline for applications: 28 February 2015

Recent Publications
Kindness, P., Fitzpatrick, D., Mellish, C., Masthoff, J., O’Meara, P., & McEwan, M. (2014).

An insight into the demands and stressors experienced by community first responders. Journal of Paramedic Practice, 6(7), 362-369.

Hoddinott, P., Morgan, H., Thomson, G., Crossland, N., Farrar, S., Yi, D., et al. (2014)

The push me-pull you of financial incentives and health inequalities: A mixed methods study investigating smoking cessation in pregnancy and breastfeeding. Lancet (Abstract), 384, S37.

Hoddinott, P., Morgan, H., Thomson, G., Crossland, N., & Dombrowski, S. (2014)

A ladder logic model to inform the design of incentive trials for women around childbirth. International Journal of Behavioural Medicine, 21(Supp. 1), 139.

Hoddinott, P., Morgan, H., MacLennan, G., Sewel, K., Thomson, G., Bauld, L., et al. (2014)

Public acceptability of financial incentives for smoking cessation in pregnancy and breastfeeding. BMJ Open, 4(e005524)

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2 x Research Fellow posts
Part time, fixed term contract
Grade 7 £31,342 – £37,394 pro rata
Closing date: 13 April 2015

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