Research and Innovation Director

Are you interested in research or currently in a research role? This post is to support members to develop their research skills, signpost to relevant resources and advance the BIOS research strategy. The research Director also leads the research mentors network.  This is in addition to representing the profession at a national level in networks and at roundtable events and holding an ex officio seat on the Education and Professional Development committee.

The successful candidate will receive a full handover from the current post holder and have the opportunity to have access to a funded place on the professional associations Future Leaders course which is currently run by the BDA.

Please note this role is for a term of 3 years which would start at the AGM in 2021.

You can access the Job Description and Person Specification for this role here.

For further information please contact:
Professor Anna Horwood – Current BIOS Research Director – a.m.horwood@reading.ac.uk
Julie Dowdney – BIOS Vice Chair – vicechair@orthoptics.org.uk
Veronica Greenwood – Chair of BIOS – chair@orthoptics.org.uk

Application Information:

  • Submit a CV and a supporting statement demonstrating evidence of the requirement of the role.
  • Provide a supporting statement from your Manager.
  • Send applications to bios@orthoptics.org.uk and type the role applied for in the email header.
  • This role is non-voting and therefore we may be able to consider a role share.
  • This role is voluntary.

Deadline: Sunday 28th February 2021

2021-01-28T13:55:42+00:00