Quantitative Senior Research Fellow

The University of Southampton

Inhabitants Sciences


Southampton Normal Hospital


£44,263 to £56,021
Each year

Full Time Mounted Time period (till 31/10/2024)

Closing Date:  

Monday 11 December 2023

Interview Date:  

To be confirmed



An thrilling alternative for 3 quantitative scientists to work on a International Well being analysis programme within the College of Main Care, Inhabitants Sciences and Medical Training, throughout the School of Drugs, based mostly at Southampton Normal Hospital with hybrid working.  

The place is funded by the Nationwide Institute of Well being Analysis via a International Well being Professorship awarded to Professor Nuala McGrath. The CHERISH programme focuses on {couples}’ well being in sub-Saharan Africa, and is a partnership between the College of Southampton and two South African establishments: Human Sciences Analysis Council and College of Cape City. 

The intention of the analysis is to research protecting well being results related to being in a pair (marital or cohabiting), and measure the affect that companions have on one another’s well being behaviours and well being outcomes in sub-Saharan Africa. 

You’ll analyse secondary, inhabitants well being knowledge accessible from cohorts, Demographic Well being Surveys and longitudinal inhabitants surveillance programs. You’ll use superior statistical strategies together with discrete survival evaluation, generalised linear blended fashions and generalised estimating equation fashions., and your contributions shall be recognised via authorship on publications, together with as first creator the place applicable.

Relying on expertise the place shall be appointed at Senior Analysis Fellow (Grade, 5: £44,263 to £56,021 each year). This can be a Full Time Mounted Time period put up with an finish date of thirty first October 2024.

Important Expertise 

  • A PhD in a related topic (Epidemiology, Demography, Medical/Social Statistics, economics, bioinformatics, knowledge science or equal) with a very good working information of epidemiology ideas and / or inhabitants processes
  • Evidenced superior statistical expertise and expertise of utilizing Stata or R 
  • Evidenced expertise analysing longitudinal inhabitants, panel or cohort well being knowledge (past cross-sectional) and reporting of well being (or carefully associated) analysis research
  • A observe file of peer-reviewed publications as first creator 
  • Capability to speak complicated statistical data clearly, in non-technical language, each verbally and in writing to a spread of audiences
  • Expertise in International Well being analysis

Interviews shall be held by Zoom / Groups quickly after the closure date. The place is tenable as quickly as potential. Casual inquiries could also be made to Prof. Nuala McGrath through e-mail: [email protected]  

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