www.acad.jobs : academic jobs worldwide – and the best jobs in industry
                
     
Position: Research Fellow in Cognitive Ageing and Dementia Epidemiology
Institution: University College London
Department: Research Department of Epidemiology & Public Health /IEHC
Location: London, United Kingdom
Duties: The purpose of the post will be to assist in the processing and analyses of these data, and to prepare research papers on the output, with a focus on comparisons with the USA, Ireland, Mexico, India, and other countries. A senior research fellow, Dr Shabina Hayat, is already working on the study. The post-holder will also be involved in ELSA research more generally, and supporting students on Health Psychology and Population Health MSc courses
Requirements: PhD in statistics, medical statistics, epidemiology, quantitative social science or other relevant discipline is essential (if the degree has not yet been granted, the thesis should have been submitted to the degree granting university by the time of starting). Also essential is a track record of high quality original research on cognitive ageing, leading to peer-reviewed publications; Knowledge of ageing from a multidisciplinary perspective; Knowledge of population-based research on dementia; Please see job specification for the list of essential and desirable criteria
   
Text: Research Fellow in Cognitive Ageing and Dementia Epidemiology, - Ref:1884184 Click here to go back to search results Apply Now UCL Department / Division Research Department of Epidemiology & Public Health /IEHC Location of position London Grade 7 Hours Full Time Salary (inclusive of London allowance) £36,770 - £39,843 per annum Duties and Responsibilities HCAP is an international initiative to collect detailed harmonised cognitive performance data from representative samples of older men and women across multiple countries. An HCAP assessment was carried out in ELSA in 2018, and we have been funded by the National Institute on Aging (NIH) to repeat these assessments, collecting additional data from older ethnic minority participants. The purpose of the post will be to assist in the processing and analyses of these data, and to prepare research papers on the output, with a focus on comparisons with the USA, Ireland, Mexico, India, and other countries. A senior research fellow, Dr Shabina Hayat, is already working on the study. The post-holder will also be involved in ELSA research more generally, and supporting students on Health Psychology and Population Health MSc courses. The post is available immediately until 31st May 2024, in the first instance. Key Requirements PhD in statistics, medical statistics, epidemiology, quantitative social science or other relevant discipline is essential (if the degree has not yet been granted, the thesis should have been submitted to the degree granting university by the time of starting). Also essential is a track record of high quality original research on cognitive ageing, leading to peer-reviewed publications; Knowledge of ageing from a multidisciplinary perspective; Knowledge of population-based research on dementia. Please see job specification for the list of essential and desirable criteria. Further Details A job description and person specification can be accessed via the link at the bottom of this page. To apply for the vacancy please click on the Apply Now button below. Informal enquiries can be made to: Prof Andrew Steptoe (a.steptoe@ucl.ac.uk) and Dr Shabina Hayat (shabina.hayat@ucl.ac.uk). If you have any queries regarding the application process please contact Floriana Bortolotti (f.bortolotti@ucl.ac.uk). UCL Taking Action for Equality We will consider applications to work on a part-time, flexible and job share basis wherever possible. Closing Date 20 May 2022 Latest time for the submission of applications 23:59 Interview date TBC This appointment is subject to UCL Terms and Conditions of Service for Research and Support Staff. Please use these links to find out more about UCL working life including the benefits we offer and UCL Terms and Conditions related to this job. Job description and Person specification Apply Now
Please click here, if the job didn't load correctly.
Your browser does not support iframes. Please click <a href="https://www.acad.jobs/job.php?t_id=J000365657&redirect" target="_parent" style="color:#7A7A7A">here</a>, if the job didn't load correctly.