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University of Liverpool: Post-Doctoral Research Associate in Biostatistics/ Epidemiology
miércoles, 07 junio 2017

Placed on: 19th May 2017

Closes: 14th June 2017

Job Ref: 007609

Post-Doctoral Research Associate in Biostatistics/ Epidemiology Grade 7

University of Liverpool - Department of Public Health and Policy and Department of Biostatistics

Location: Liverpool
Salary: £32,958 pa
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract

Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, Institute of Psychology, Health and Society, University of Liverpool and Institute of Translational Medicine.

We are seeking an enthusiastic biostatistician/epidemiologist to work with the Policy Research on Social Determinants and Health Inequalities group (Prof David Taylor-Robinson, Prof Dame Margaret, Whitehead and Dr Ben Barr). The researcher will primarily work on an MRC funded project focused on addressing inequalities in health across the lifecourse, with a focus on child health, entitled: “Tackling inequalities in child health: Elucidating pathways, interventions and policies”. This is an exciting opportunity to apply and develop skills in causal methods, biostatistics, social epidemiology, and evaluation of natural policy experiments to inform public health policy. You will join a team focused on tackling health inequalities through action on the social determinants of health. You will hold a joint appointment with the Department of Biostatistics, and be co-located with a multidisciplinary team in the Farr Institute@HeRC. You should have a PhD in Biostatistics or Epidemiology. The post is available from 1 August 2017 until 31 July 2021.

For full details and to apply online, please visit: https://recruit.liverpool.ac.uk