Visit All-Acad.com with more than 200,000 Jobs for Academics!
                    
Position: Research Assistant in Epidemiology
Institution: University College London
Department: UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health
Location: London, United Kingdom
Duties: This post is an exciting and varied opportunity for someone with a background in epidemiology and an interest in maternal/child health to be integrated into an existing programme of research focussing on Zika and other arboviruses, as part of ZIKAction, an international preparedness, research and action network on maternal-paediatric axis of ZIKV infection in Latin America, the Caribbean and Africa. The main purpose of this post will be to contribute to the coordination of ZIKAction epidemiological studies, data management and analysis and the preparation and delivery of study materials, reports, abstracts, research papers and presentations
Requirements: Applicants must have an MSc in epidemiology, statistics, or other relevant public health science, strong analytical skills and experience using statistical software. Applicants must have excellent written, verbal and numeracy skills, with the ability to work independently and as part of a team and ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with a range of stakeholders (clinicians, researchers, laboratory scientists)
   
Text: Research Assistant in Epidemiology, - Ref:1723856 Click here to go back to search results Apply Now UCL Department / Division UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health Specific unit / Sub department Population, Policy and Practice Location of position London Grade 6 Hours Full Time Salary (inclusive of London allowance) ?30,316 - ?31,967 per annum Duties and Responsibilities This post is based in the Population, Policy and Practice research programme at the UCL GOS Institute of Child Health (ICH), in the infections and surveillance group. The mission of ICH is to: ?improve the health and well-being of children, and the adults they will become, through world-class research, education and public engagement? This post is an exciting and varied opportunity for someone with a background in epidemiology and an interest in maternal/child health to be integrated into an existing programme of research focussing on Zika and other arboviruses, as part of ZIKAction, an international preparedness, research and action network on maternal-paediatric axis of ZIKV infection in Latin America, the Caribbean and Africa ( http://zikaction.org/ ). The main purpose of this post will be to contribute to the coordination of ZIKAction epidemiological studies, data management and analysis and the preparation and delivery of study materials, reports, abstracts, research papers and presentations. The post is available for 12 months in the first instance. Key Requirements Applicants must have an MSc in epidemiology, statistics, or other relevant public health science, strong analytical skills and experience using statistical software. Applicants must have excellent written, verbal and numeracy skills, with the ability to work independently and as part of a team and ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with a range of stakeholders (clinicians, researchers, laboratory scientists). Further Details A job description and full person specification can be accessed at the bottom of this page. To apply for the vacancy please click on the ?Apply Now? button below. If you have any queries regarding the vacancy or the application process, please contact Sadaf Mirbaz Jhurree on ich.hr@ucl.ac.uk quoting job reference For informal enquiries please e-mail Dr Heather Bailey ( heather.bailey@ucl.ac.uk ) or Dr Claire Thorne ( claire.thorne@ucl.ac.uk ) UCL Taking Action for Equality We will consider applications to work on a part-time, flexible and job share basis wherever possible. Closing Date 4 Jun 2018 Latest time for the submission of applications 23.59 Interview date 21 June 2018 Our department holds an Athena SWAN Silver award, in recognition of our commitment and demonstrable impact in advancing gender equality. This appointment is subject to UCL Terms and Conditions of Service for Research and Support Staff. Please use these links to find out more about the UCL Terms and Conditions related to this job, employee benefits that we offer and further information about UCL . Job description Apply Now
Please click here, if the Job didn't load correctly.







Please wait. You are being redirected to the Job in 3 seconds.