Vacancies and PhD studentships opportunities.

Research Study Assistant (Part Time, Fixed Term) – FRESH

To 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.


Senior Research Associate, Global Diet and Activity Research Group x 2

Senior Research Associates will be a key part of the development of the Global Diet and Activity Research (GDAR) Group and Network, a new initiative funded by NIHR and led by the MRC Epidemiology Unit. Under the overall direction of the GDAR Lead, you will play a significant role in developing the research strategy; introduce and lead on new ideas and projects; design, supervise and perform analyses; line-manage, supervise or co-supervise junior researchers and students as required; liaise regularly with internal and external collaborators; and disseminate research results.


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 (LMICs) through understanding the factors that lead to poor diet and physical inactivity, designing and evaluating interventions to change these factors and estimating their long term health and economic impacts.


PhD Studentships in Public Health Research (Diet and Physical Activity) University of Cambridge

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. Closing date: Thursday 4 January 2018

Full information at www.cedar.iph.cam.ac.uk/phds2018/