London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine -Department of non-communicable disease epidemiology
Faculty of epidemiology and population health
We have a vacancy for a Research Assistant to work in the
Non-Communicable Disease Epidemiology Department within the Faculty of
Epidemiology and Population Health with Professor Liam Smeeth’s
team. The post-holder will work on an exciting new study on the
validation, epidemiology and causes of acute kidney injury (AKI) within
the UK General Practice research database and other large databases. The
study involves use of very large datasets of linked electronic health
records. The post-holder will carry out data management and analyses of
these data. S/he will be expected to apply for a PhD in Epidemiology on a
topic related to the aims of the study. The post is based in London.
Applicants should have an MSc in epidemiology or related area with
very good results, excellent quantitative skills, practical experience
of creating, manipulating and managing very large complex datasets with a
meticulous approach and an interest in the epidemiology of kidney
disease. The appointment will be for 3 years in the first instance and
will be made on the School’s Research Assistant scale (£31,065-£35,661 per annum). This is a full time position.
Interested applicants are also invited to contact Dr Laurie Tomlinson (firstname.lastname@example.org ) for further information.
Applications should be made on-line via our website at the apply button below.
The reference for this post is LT-RA. Applications should also
include a CV and the names and email contacts of two referees who can be
contacted immediately if the candidate is shortlisted.
The closing date for the receipt of applications is 16 December 2013. Interviews will be held shortly after the closing date.
The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine is committed to being an equal opportunities employer.
Imperial College London -School of Public Health
Salary Range £33,590 - £41,540 per annum
Applications are invited for the exciting position of Teaching Fellow
in Epidemiology in the School of Public Health, based primarily at the
St. Mary’s campus, Paddington.
The post provides opportunities for those interested in developing a
career in public health who wish to broaden their experience and develop
practical skills as educators in the field. Teaching takes place in the
School of Public Health and encompasses a broad range of contemporary
teaching and assessment methods. The emphasis of the teaching is on the
MSc in Epidemiology, along with the closely linked MPH and MPH (Global
Health), and potentially across other courses run by the School of
Public Health including the BSc in Global Health.
In addition to the work at St. Mary’s campus (Paddington), there will
be some teaching activity at the Charing Cross campus (located in
Hammersmith) and at the South Kensington campus.
Applicants should hold a degree or equivalent in epidemiology, public
health, biostatistics or relevant subject, have proven experience of
working in a similar environment and should be motivated, well organised
and able to work effectively as part of a team.
This is a full-time, fixed term position for 2 years in the first instance.
For informal enquiries please contact Dr Christine Franey at email@example.com or Professor Helen Ward at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our preferred method of application is online via our website
http://www3.imperial.ac.uk/employment. Please complete and upload an
application form as directed.
University of the West of England, Bristol -Faculty of Health & Applied Sciences
Campus/location: Glenside campus
Duration of post: Fixed term
Fixed Term end date: 31 July 2015
Fixed term period (yrs/mths): 1 year 7 months
Post is open to: External and internal candidates
Closing date: 28 November 2013
The Faculty of Health and Life Sciences within UWE is seeking to
appont a Research Associate for the evaluation of a food, public health
and sustainability programme.
The main duties are:
- To employ a range of research methods to evaluate the "Food for Life Partnership" programme.
- To disseminate the research
findings and contribute towards the wider development of research and
knowledge exchange in areas related to public heatlh, sustainabiliy,
food and wellbeing programmes.
Key selection criteria:
You will have:
- A First degree in social science, psychology, humanities, public
health, health promotion, health care, social care or a related subject.
- A Master’s degree in public health or a closely related subject.
- Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
- The ability to work independently and contribute innovative thinking to the future direction of the project.
- Knowledge of public health and sustainability policy context associated with food systems, diet and nutrition
Salary band: £27,047 - £30,424
Full time/part time: Part time
We (the Vienna-based technical assistance consultancy, Human Dynamics) are shortlisted for the tender for the EU-funded project “Public Health Reform II” in Bosnia Herzegovina, and we now seek a range of key and non-key personnel. The primary objective of the project is to support health care reform in BIH through harmonisation of relevant public health legislation with the EU directives and regulations in order to enhance evidence based planning of health care system. Specifically, it will address 1) Institutional and capacity building of public health systems in Bosnia and Herzegovina in order to increase its readiness to response on public health threats (pandemic, bio terrorism, natural disasters etc.) 2) Enhancement and improvement of assessment of global health of BIH population and system of reporting on communicable diseases, and 3) Improvement of national financial reporting system NHA.
We now seek expressions of interest from suitably qualified experts for the challenging part-time role of Expert for Health Epidemiology (input of 330 working days over 24 months, commencing indicatively September/October 2011).
Key expert 2: Expert for Health Epidemiology (Long-term expert) - min. 330 days
Qualifications and skills
· University degree or postgraduate degree or equivalent professional experience of minimum of 5 years relevant to the assignment on top of general experience
General professional experience
· Preferably ten years but minimum of 5 years of professional experience in public health sector
Specific professional experience
· Preferably 5 years but minimum 3 years of experience in epidemiology
· Experience in health statistics
· Experience in development and implementation of training programmes is an asset
Open position as Epidemiologist at GlaxoSmithKline Biologicals
The selected person should conduct epidemiological studies in the field of infectious and vaccine preventable diseases, and should posses the following:
• PhD or MSc degree in Epidemiology, with a medical background, either as PharmD or MD and 2-5 years working experience in the field of Epidemiology
• Experience in leading national or international epidemiological research projects
• Advanced training in design and analysis of epidemiological studies
• High level of English
Submit your C.V. and cover letter to: email@example.com
HR Advisor, Talent Acquisition
Avenue Pascal, 2-4-6
1300, Wavre, Belgium
Tel: +32 (0)10/85.91.31
The selected person should promote the clinical and epidemiological studies in the field of health area, as well as should promote and enhance the collaboration with scientists and research groups from other institutions.
• Ph degree
• Experience leading national or international research projects relate to biomedicine and health.
• Advanced training in design and analysis of epidemiological studies
• High level of English and Spanish
• Original papers during the past 5 years in national or international.
The deadline for reception of CV is February 15, 2011
Submit your C.V. to: firstname.lastname@example.org, indicating the reference: RUINV-11-1 or send it to the following ordinary post, with accrediting documentation and a recent photograph:
Dirección Recursos Humanos
Hospital Costa del Sol
Autovía A-7, km. 187
29603 Marbella (MÁLAGA)
The Institute of Epidemiology II at the Helmholtz Zentrum München is looking for a
PhD Student in the Field of Epidemiology
About the project:The position will be integrated into the SUMMIT (Surrogate markers for micro- and macro-vascular hard endpoints for innovative diabetes tools) consortium funded by the European Union within the Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI) (http://www.imi-summit.eu/). The applicant will contribute to Workpackage 2 (Non-genetic biomarkers for diabetic complications) within the consortium.
To apply: Please send your cover letter, curriculum vitae, references and graduate academic records to:PD Dr. Barbara Thorand Helmholtz Zentrum München, Postfach 1129, D-85758 Neuherberg, Germany
Institute of Epidemiology II E-mail: email@example.com
Phone: 0049-(0)89 / 3187-4480