NIHR School for Public Health Research PhD Studentships – deadline 9 May

The NIHR School for Public Health Research is funding up to 25 PhD Studentships as part of an initiative to build capacity in public health research. The studentships will begin in October 2018 and will be distributed across the School’s eight academic Centres.

Studentships will be aligned to the School’s research programmes and themes:

  • Public mental health
  • Places and communities
  • Children, young people and families
  • Health inequalities
  • Efficient and equitable public health systems
  • Changing behaviour at a population level

Two of the PhD studentships will be based in the MRC Epidemiology Unit and CEDAR.

Applications are welcome from individuals with a strong academic record who wish to wish to develop a career in public health research.

Successful applicants will be expected to complete a PhD during the award period.

This award will fund tuition fees up to the value of Home/EU fees; students with overseas status are advised to contact the supervisors and the host institution.

For more information and to view the full list of projects and host institutions please view the PhD Studentships application information pack.

To apply please complete the PhD Studentships application form by 12 noon on Wednesday 9 May 2018.