NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE

Research Assistant, Data Analytics

Location
Singapore
Posted
Saturday, 19 June 2021
End of advertisement period
Monday, 19 July 2021
Ref
3916444
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Job Description

RESEARCH ASSOCIATE/ASSISTANT POSITION IN DATA ANALYTICS (PHYSICAL ACTIVITY AND NUTRITION DETERMINANTS IN ASIA PROGRAMME)

We are seeking a full-time Research Associate/Assistant to join our team. The focus of our research is to develop better understanding of physical, socio-cultural, and political/economic environmental factors and the interplay between individuals and their environment to improve eating and activity behaviours.

Ongoing projects address three main areas:

  • Examine environmental factors that influence food choice and physical activity in Singapore.
  • Evaluate how the interaction of individuals with their environment affects their eating and physical activity behaviors using real time monitoring, including mobile technology and ecological momentary assessment methodology.
  • Develop and evaluate dynamically tailored real-time interventions.

The position is available for a period of 1 year and can be extended.

Job description:

  • Conduct data management and analysis in the context of PANDA’s digital health projects and their longitudinal wearable and app data
  • Coordination and administrative responsibilities related to the implementation of projects
  • Preparation of scientific publications and conference presentations.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, and preferably with relevant experience
  • Knowledge and experience in statistical analysis
  • Programming skills
  • Well- organized and has an eye for details
  • Excellent written and oral presentation skills

More Information

Location: Kent Ridge Campus
Organization: National University of Singapore
Department: Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health

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