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Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions Individual Fellowship (IF) Society and Enterprise

Outline

All Ireland Institute of Hospice and Palliative Care (AIIHPC) is a leading organisation with national and international influence driving excellence in palliative care. We are seeking a suitably qualified researcher to work with us to develop a research proposal for a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship in Society and Enterprise. The aim of our proposed study is to research the economic and social costs and benefits of the Institute’s palliative care research, education, practice and policy programmes. We are interested in developing a research proposal that would include a Return-on-Investment (ROI) model, benchmarking exercise, a research “payback” framework and a strategic framework for the Institute that could positively impact Quality of Life (QoL) for people with life limiting conditions and their families.

What is funded

If successful with our application, the fellowship would fund the researcher’s salary and research costs as a full-time researcher working on-site, on a project to research the economic and social costs and benefits of the Institute’s palliative care research, education and practice programmes.

Duration

2 years

Eligibility

The successful researcher will have significant research and business experience in economics and business modelling with minimum Ph.D. and/or M.B.A. with at least 4 year’s research and/or business experience post qualification. They will be fluent in English and have not lived, worked or studied in Ireland for more than 3 years in the 5 years before applying for this research position.

Download the application: Horizon 2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions Individual Fellowships Call – Expression of Interest

All-Ireland Institute of Hospice and Palliative Care at Our Lady's Hospice and Care Services, Harold's Cross, Dublin 6. Tel: +353 (0)1 491 2948. Email: info@aiihpc.org