UCL Department / Division : Research Department of Epidemiology as well as Public Health
Specific unit / Sub department : Psychobiology Research Group
Grade : 7
Hours : Full Time
Salary : ( inclusive associated with London allowance ) £32,055 – £38,744 each year.
Duties as well as Responsibilities
Applications tend to be wanted to have an experienced researcher along with background within health psychology or even epidemiology along with a strong interest within psychosocial aspects of physical health to participate the Psychobiology Group. The post would be to provide general research support in order to Professor Andrew Steptoe and can offer extensive experience within preparing grant applications as well as manuscripts. The Psychobiology Group is really a multidisciplinary research team directed through Professor Andrew Steptoe, British Heart Foundation Professor of Psychology. It carries out clinical, experimental as well as survey studies of psychosocial factors as well as health, having a particular focus upon the biological processes by which social as well as emotional factors influence disease risk. Andrew Steptoe can also be responsible for the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing, the large representative study of older women and men in britain. The post is initially funded for 2 years.
Candidates must have completed PhD training within a relevant area, come with an outstanding academic record as well as first rate writing ability, strong computer skills as well as a good interest within cardiovascular disease or even ageing research.
Closing Date 29 Jun 2012
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