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Alzheimer’s Society seeks new Head of Research

Tuesday 28 January 2020

Alzheimer’s Society (UK) is looking for an experienced individual to join its ranks, as Head of Research - a key role within the Research and Development directorate. The successful applicant will have oversight of the research grants activity, research communications and patient and public engagement (through the Research Network of Volunteers). They will also be the subject matter expert on neuroscience for the organisation.

Leading the Alzheimer’s Society’s research programme, specific research initiatives and projects - all in accordance with the organisation’s policy of public and patient engagement and best practice in research management - involves building close collaborative relationships with the scientific, clinical and social research communities, individual researchers at all levels and university administrations. Additionally, the post holder will work closely with other directorates and with external contacts in umbrella organisations, government and other charitable funding bodies. The deadline for applications is 17.00 on 6 February 2020.

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