UNIVERSITY OF BRISTOL

Research Associate in Statistics 

Location
Bristol , City of Bristol (GB)
Salary
£32,548 - £36,613 per annum  
Posted
15 Sep 2017
End of advertisement period
01 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Research Associate in Statistics 

Job number  ACAD102864 
Division/School  Bristol Dental School 
Contract type  Open ended contract staff 
Working pattern  Full time 
Salary  £32,548 - £36,613 per annum  
Closing date for applications  01-Oct-2017  

Life Course Epidemiology and Population Oral Health Group (LEPOH), Bristol Dental School, University of Bristol.
 
This is an ideal career opportunity for an enthusiastic applied statistician with an interest in health sciences to join a research-intensive University and gain experience of working on a range of projects across all stages of the research process.
 
The successful applicant will be appointed as a Research Associate in Statistics and will be part of the LEPOH group, based within the Biomedical Research Centre (Nutrition Theme) in the School of Oral and Dental Sciences. Members of LEPOH undertake multidisciplinary research in several areas including life course determinants of health, facial disfigurement, nutrition and head and neck cancer; the group is led by Professor Andy Ness.
 
The post holder will play an important role in developing the cleft data resources (http://www.uhbristol.nhs.uk/research-innovation/our-research/bristol-nutrition-bru/studies/cleft-care-uk/), and will contribute to the design, analysis and reporting of studies using these resources as a co-author. There will be opportunities to become involved in other projects run by LEPOH members such as the YoungGrowth project https://www.fhi.no/en/projects/younggrowth/), and you will be encouraged and supported to develop your research interests and career. There are also plenty of opportunities to develop your teaching skills and practice within the Dental school and across the Faculty of Health Sciences.
 
Should you wish to discuss the post informally, please contact Dr Andrew Wills, telephone 0117 342 3264 or e-mail a.k.wills@bristol.ac.uk. 
 
The University is committed to creating and sustaining a fully inclusive culture.  We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and communities.