This site is optimised for modern browsers. For the best experience, please use Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, or Microsoft Edge.

Join us

Make a real contribution to how research is shaping the future of healthcare, social care, public health and global health.

As the nation's largest funder of health and care research, we have many openings for you to build a career or interest in health and care research, ranging from becoming a reviewer or a member of a funding committee to being employed in research management by one of our coordinating centres. We post opportunities on this page to:

  • Be part of our decision-making process by joining one of our funding committees for an NIHR research programme.
  • Help with research as a patient, carer or other member of the public.
  • Apply for job roles at all levels in research management and cross-cutting functions for the NIHR, for example in:

Managing research schemes and monitoring performance; finance and budgetary analysis; intellectual property and legal; communications, events and campaigns; impact and evidence; public involvement, participation and engagement; information systems, knowledge management and data analysis; governance, quality and operational management; stakeholder relationships.

Elsewhere on this website, you can find additional ways to join us to:

 Yorkshire and North East Committee is looking to find new members with this expertise:

  • Mental Health
  • General Practice
  • Patient Safety