The Nuffield Department of Population Health contains world renowned population health research groups and provides an excellent environment for multi-disciplinary research and teaching. The Centre on Population Approaches for Non-communicable Disease (NCD) Prevention (CPNP), which is one of several research groups within NDPH, seeks to carry out high quality methodological research to inform policy and practice in relation to prevention of NCD.
We are seeking a Researcher to work on a module of the LEAP (Livestock, Environment and People) project, which aims to model the global health impacts of changes in the food system. Working in a small team, you will identify, curate and maintain datasets, develop the current global health model and run new analyses of the health impact of global food futures.
To be considered for this post you will hold a PhD (or equivalent) in a relevant subject and experience of building or maintaining health, environmental, agricultural, or economic models related to food. You will also have a good publication record in peer-reviewed journals and experience conducting statistical analyses and using appropriate software (Stata, SPSS, etc.).
Informal enquires should be addressed to Dr Peter Scarborough (email@example.com).
The position is full-time (part-time considered) and fixed-term until 31 March 2021.
The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on Wednesday 26 July 2017.