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Vacancy details

Closing date: 30 December 2020

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Senior/experienced representatives from Local Authorities and public bodies (Ref - PHRPC/19/03)

The Public Health Research (PHR) programme is seeking to appoint members to the Prioritisation Committee.

This opportunity is for current Local Authority and public health body employees working at a senior level and/or with a breadth of experience within the sector. We encourage applications from all 4 countries of the UK.

The PHR programme funds approximately £13m of Public Health research every year. It is keen to fund research that is of importance and relevance to Public Health practice.

The role of the Prioritisation Committee is to advise the Programme Director on the identification and prioritisation of a broad range of public health research topics, the prioritisation of research proposals and to help steer the development of the programme.

The term of office is 4 years starting from September 2019. Travel and expenses will be paid.

For more information please read the Person specification and job description.

If you have any questions about this opportunity please contact Louise Higgs at

You will find advice on how to apply in the guidance document linked below: