Posted on: 23 May, 2019
Application deadline: June 21, 2019

4 year post-doc: Health Inequalities, Newcastle University, UK

https://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/BSK092/research-assistant-associate-a205593r

Research Assistant: £27,831 – £29,515 per annum.

Research Associate: £30,395 – £39,610 per annum.

Working alongside Prof Clare Bambra and Dr Heather Brown, you will be expected to design and conduct econometric and/or epidemiological studies of health inequalities – using UK and international data. You will be expected to manage large datasets; undertake econometric and/or epidemiological analysis; meet project milestones; prepare papers for publication; and disseminate findings at conferences. You will be expected to work with local, national and international research and policy partners.

You will have completed, or be near to the completion, of a PhD in a quantitative social science with experience of conducting advanced quantitative analysis using econometric and/or epidemiological techniques.

You should have skills and qualities relating to econometric and/or epidemiological techniques; statistical modelling packages and the ability to undertake modelling of study data.

For some further information on the Institute of Health & Society, visit https://www.ncl.ac.uk/ihs/research/social-determinants/#overview.

This is a full time, fixed term post for the duration of 4 years.

Further information can be obtained by contacting Clare Bambra (via clare.bambra@newcastle.ac.uk).