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Current PhD opportunities at LHA/UCL

Duration of Studentship: 3 Years

Stipend: £16,553 + fees £5085

MRC LHA is offering a 3-year doctoral fellowship in life course epidemiology and ageing. Applications are invited from suitably qualified graduates from biomedical disciplines with an MSc in epidemiology, statistics or a related discipline.

Research projects include life course approaches to understanding mechanisms of cardiovascular, cognitive, musculoskeletal, metabolic and reproductive ageing, and ethnic differences in cardiometabolic disease in older age. See for further information for prospective PhD students and suggested topics.

Applicants will need to be motivated researchers, with a keen interest in chronic disease and ageing research. Applications are invited from graduates with a good (First Class or Upper Second Class) Bachelor’s degree plus an MSc in epidemiology, statistics, physiology or metabolism, or a related discipline, or equivalent research experience.

This post provides a valuable opportunity to gain skills in longitudinal studies and life course epidemiology.

Contact name: Jane Johnson

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Closing Date: 18 Jun 2017

Further information and to apply, visit the UCL job site, Ref:1651006