Oferta de trabajo: Predoc researcher for ANSES PROJECT Embryorad

Descripción

The Barcelona Institute for Global Health (ISGlobal) is a cutting-edge institute addressing global public health challenges through research, translation into policy and education. ISGlobal has a broad portfolio in communicable and non-communicable diseases including environmental and climate determinants, and applies a multidisciplinary scientific approach ranging from the molecular to the population level. Research is organized in three main areas, Malaria and other Infectious Diseases, Child and Maternal Health, and Urban Health, Climate & Non-Communicable Diseases.  ISGlobal is accredited with the Severo Ochoa distinction, a seal of excellence of the Spanish Science Ministry.

Lugar

Barcelona - Campus Clinic

What We Are Looking for

We are looking for a full-time predoctoral researcher to join our young, dynamic teams in child health and air pollution and urban environment research. The candidate will work on the association of several environmental exposures on fetal growth as part of the project “Radiofréquences, autres facteurs environnementaux, et dévelopement de l'embryon et du foetus (ANSES-PR 2018/2 RF - EMBRYORAD)”. The candidate will gain skills in environmental epidemiology, birth cohort studies, and statistical methods. 

Field research

  • Environmental science.

Specific Duties

  • Conducting analysis and drafting original articles for publication in high quality journals
  • Disseminating findings at conferences, workshops, and through the study website
  • Collaboration with the study teams and external specialists
  • Supervision of master students

Requeriment and Skills

  • Master degree in epidemiology, public health, or related discipline
  • Previous experience in the research topic is an advantage
  • Experience in processing and managing of complex and large datasets, as well as in statistical packages, preferably STATA and R
  • Motivated researcher capable of setting and meeting deadlines and delivering research outputs to the required standard
  • Strong organization and team-working skills
  • Professional attitude with attention to details
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficiency in English (written and spoken) 
  • Team player, yet capable of working autonomously, rational and critical thinker

Language level

  • English written and spoken.

  • Duration: 1 year (extendable until 3 years)
  • Starting date: October 2021
  • Contract: Full time

How to apply

Applicants must fill in the request form and include the following code reference position: PhDStudent_Embryorad_Apr21 attach the CV and a Cover Letter. Each attached document must be named with the candidate name and surname. 


The receipt of applications will be open until May 5th 2021.


Applications will be accepted until 17.00 CET of the closing date.


Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
 

In ISGlobal we are committed to maintaining and developing a work environment in which the values and principles of our organization are respected and equal opportunities between women and men be promoted in each of the areas in which we operate, not tolerating discrimination based on criteria such as age, gender, marital status, race, ethnicity, disabilities, political leanings, religion or sexual orientation.