• Successful applicants will hold a good undergraduate degree (at least 2:i honours degree or equivalent) in sport and exercise science, health psychology, public health or a related subject.
• Have excellent problem solving, organisational, oral and written communication skills.
• Have a high degree of professionalism when working with patients / public.
• Have a strong minimum of English proficiency (IELTS minimum overall score of 7.0 with at least 6.5 in each component).
• A cancer rehabilitation level 4 qualification, behaviour change qualification and / or a relevant masters qualification in sport and exercise science, health psychology, public health or a related subject will be an advantage.
• Experience of public health evaluations, mixed methods research, measurement of physiological and psychological outcomes, and exercise prescription / delivery in clinical populations is also desirable.
Director of Studies - Professor Robert Copeland
Second supervisor - Dr Anna Myers and Dr Anna Lowe
General information about the Advanced Wellbeing Research Centre can be found at: https://www.shu.ac.uk/research/specialisms/advanced-wellbeing-research-centre
Students should apply to Sheffield Hallam University via the University's application form, including a 1500 word research proposal in section 9.
You can access an application form at: https://www.shu.ac.uk/study-here/how-to-apply/postgraduate/application-form
Please send applications forms and supporting documentation to [email protected]
For informal enquiries about the project please contact: Dr Anna Myers, [email protected] or Professor Robert Copeland, [email protected]
For more information on the application process please contact: [email protected]
• Deadline for applications: midnight on Sunday, 22 September
• Interviews will be held on Wednesday, 09 October in Sheffield, Collegiate Campus
• Studentship begins end October/early November 2019
FTE Category A staff submitted: 32.00
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