Vacancies and PhD studentships opportunities.

Research Study Assistant (Part Time, Fixed Term) – FRESHTo work on a family-focused, child-led project where the intervention. The Families Reporting Every Step to Health (FRESH) study is a randomised controlled trial, aiming to increase physical activity and connectivity within families by encouraging them to be active together. Closing date: 2 January 2018. Interviews likely […]

CEDAR PhD studentships 2018

We are currently recruiting for candidates to start a PhD in Cambridge in October 2018 in any of our public health and prevention-related research programmes (click here for full ad).For more information about programmes, and a list of current/recent PhD topics, please explore the links below. Behavioural Epidemiology (Esther van Sluijs, Kirsten Corder) Evaluation of […]

Vacancy: Career Development Fellow (DH Policy Research Programme Grant)

Career Development FellowApplications are invited for a new position of Career Development Fellow at the MRC Epidemiology Unit at the University of Cambridge.The MRC Epidemiology Unit is a department within the Clinical School at the University of Cambridge which studies the genetic, developmental and environmental factors that cause obesity, diabetes and related metabolic disorders and […]


Research Coordinator – Global Diet And Activity Research (GDAR)The Research Coordinator will play a key role in developing the Global Diet and Activity Research (GDAR) Group and Network, a new initiative funded by NIHR and led by the MRC Epidemiology Unit. GDAR focuses on the prevention of non-communicable diseases in low and middle income countries […]