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Vacancy details

Closing date: 16 March 2020

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Public Committee Member - National and Regional Committees

The NIHR coordinating centres, Central Commissioning Facility (CCF)NIHR Evaluation, Trials and Studies Coordinating Centre (NETSCC) and the Academy are looking for members of the public to join the following national and regional committees.

The key responsibilities of public committee members are to:

  • Prepare for committee meetings by reading and assessing meeting papers 
  • Regularly attend and participate in committee meetings
  • Contribute to the discussions and decision-making at committee meetings 
  • Present written and/or verbal assessments of applications, if required
  • Be willing to undertake or attend appropriate training, development and support activities offered free by the NIHR

For more insight on the role, here are some helpful resources:

How to apply?

If you are interested in applying, please view the Information Pack which provides more details about the role and how to apply.

Application Form - if completing by computer

Application Form - if completing by hand

The deadline for applications is 1pm on Monday 16 March 2020

If you require paper copies of the documents, please contact us on:

If you have any questions about these opportunities, or would like more guidance on any of the programmes, please contact us by email:

Alternatively, please call -  

The Academy on 0113 5328 383 for information on: 

  • Health Education England (HEE) and National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Integrated Clinical Academic (ICA) Programme - Clinical Lectureship (CL) /Senior Clinical Lectureship (SCL) 
  • Health Education England (HEE) and National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Integrated Clinical Academic (ICA) Programme - Clinical Doctoral Research Fellowship (CDRF)
  • NIHR Advanced Fellowship Programme 
  • NIHR Doctoral Fellowship Programme
  • NIHR Research Professorships

CCF on 0208 843 8041 for information on:

  • Artificial Intelligence (AI) 
  • Programme Grants for Applied Research (PGfAR)
  • Policy Research Programme (PRP) 
  • Research for Patient Benefit (RfPB)
  • Research for Social Care (RfSC)

NETSCC on 023 8059 9302 for information on:

  • Health Services and Delivery Research Programme (HS&DR) 
  • Health Technology Assessment Programme (HTA)
  • Public Health Research Programme (PHR) 
  • Evidence Synthesis Programme (ESP)