This is an exciting opportunity for someone with a PhD in Statistics, Epidemiology or any other related quantitative subject, to join the COSMOS study research team. COSMOS is a high profile international research programme investigating mobile phone use and health across 5 European countries. The UK arm of the study is based in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics within the School of Public Health at Imperial College London. The Department has attracted a multi-disciplinary research team interfacing across epidemiology, database programming, geographical information systems, and statistical methodology. This environment provides excellent opportunities for career development. For more information on COSMOS visit the webpage at https://www.ukcosmos.org/. The UK COSMOS study has now received additional funding from the Department of Health for the launch of a follow-up questionnaire.
The post holder will take the lead role in the epidemiological and statistical analysis of the UK COSMOS datasets. The successful candidate will have experience of data analysis, excellent quantitative skills and a strong background in statistics, and will join a leading group at the cutting edge of developments in mobile phone use and health research. This environment provides strong opportunities for continuing professional development.
This full-time post is based at the St Mary’s Campus, Paddington in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and will be fixed term from the date of appointment for 12 months.
Post holders will be line managed by Dr Mireille Toledano, Senior Lecturer in Epidemiology.
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Our preferred method of application is online via our website at http://www.imperial.ac.uk/job-applicants (please select “Job Search” then enter the job title or vacancy reference number into “Keywords”). Please complete and upload an application form as directed quoting reference number SM066-16AL.
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Closing Date: 24 April 2016 (Midnight BST)
COSMOS Research Administrator
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics,
Imperial College London,
St. Mary’s Campus, Norfolk Place,
London W2 1PG
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