Lecturer in Applied Health Statistics

Southampton, United Kingdom
£40,931 to £51,805 per annum
29 Nov 2022
End of advertisement period
09 Jan 2023
Contract Type
Full Time

Nursing, Midwifery and Health

Location:  Highfield Campus
Salary:   £40,931 to £51,805 per annum
Full Time Permanent
Closing Date:  Monday 09 January 2023
Interview Date:   To be confirmed
Reference:  2081122CF

We are looking for a Lecturer in Applied Health Statistics to join the School of Health Sciences at the University of Southampton.

The role

You will work with our leading research teams by contributing to securing external funding awards and delivering funded studies, undertaking and supporting analyses and providing statistical support and advice. You will deliver education in research methods and data analysis, and provide support and advice to postgraduate students. You will foster collaborative relationships between the School and related units such as the Southampton Statistical Sciences Research Institute (S3RI) and Institute for Life Sciences.

This role is offered on a full-time, permanent basis. (Flexible working, part-time/ job share will be considered)

About you

You will have a PhD, or MSc degree with high statistical content, and: 

  • Experience in analysis and reporting of health care (or closely related) research studies
  • A working knowledge of one or more menu-driven statistical packages currently available to students and staff (e.g. Minitab, SPSS) in addition to expertise in one or more programmes (e.g. R).
  • Experience in delivering educational activities, such as project supervision, seminars or lectures, to undergraduate students or equivalent.
  • Ability to communicate complex statistical information clearly, in non-technical language, both verbally and in writing to a range of audiences

About us

The post holder will benefit from an interesting portfolio of work and close support from colleagues and School of Health Sciences research groups.  Situated within one of the UK's leading research Universities, the School of Health Sciences’ research ranks in the top three UK Universities in the overall quality of our research, providing a world-leading research environment rated 4* (REF2021) which is both supportive and truly multidisciplinary.  

How to apply

Informal enquiries are very welcome. Please contact Professor Jackie Bridges by email ( ) for further information.

Application Procedure 

You should submit your completed online application form at The application deadline will be midnight on the closing date stated above. If you need any assistance, please call Janice Poon (HR Recruitment Team) on +44 (0) 23 8059 2750 or email  Please quote reference 2081122CF on all correspondence.