NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE

Research Assistant, Data Analytics

6 days left

Location
Singapore
Posted
Friday, 24 September 2021
End of advertisement period
Sunday, 24 October 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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