Job offer: Post-doctoral researcher Centre for Research in Occupational Health (CISAL –UPF/IMIM) in joint collaboration with Barcelona Institute for Global Health (ISGlobal)


Centre for Research in Occupational Health (CISAL –UPF/IMIM) in joint collaboration with Barcelona Institute for Global Health  (ISGlobal)

We are looking for a post-doctoral researcher to join our team in occupational health research, with motivation and ability to assume the scientific direction of research projects in the field of occupational health. 
The contract includes a Teaching Dedication Plan (PDD) equivalent to 160 h/year: classes, direction of thesis, TFM and TFG, student tutorials, competitive project management, etc.



Main duties and Tasks

  • Perform statistical analyses to describe dependencies between exposures, define exposure patterns and their predictors, and explore inequalities.
  • Manage large administrative databases linking records from different sources and analysis of sequences and career paths
  • Develop, write and direct research projects 
  • Write scientific papers.
  • Present results in scientific conferences and meetings.
  • Direct doctoral thesis and master thesis
  • Teach in postgraduate and graduate studies.

Person Specification

  • PhD in Biomedicine, Epidemiology, Public Health, Biostatistics or related to Health and Life Sciences.
  • Experience in conducting statistical analyses, especially on multivariate methods (factor analysis, clustering, …).
  • Excellent organization and communication skills
  • Excellent writing skills.
  • Proficiency in English (written and spoken) 
  • Direction of doctoral theses and master's thesis. 
  • Teaching in graduate and postgraduate studies (in Catalan and Spanish) 

Essential requirement

To have obtained the Doctoral degree in a University other than Universitat Pompeu Fabra or have worked for a minimum of 2 years in an institution other than Universitat Pompeu Fabra. 

We offer

  • Duration 3 years
  • Salary 34.069 € (annual gross salary)
  • Contract start date October 2019

How to apply

You can direct questions about the position to Fernando G. Benavides, email,  tel (+34) 933160873
Submission: send your presentation letter and CV to:
Deadline for the submission:  September 30th, 2019

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, sex, marital status, race, ethnicity, disabilities, political leanings, religion or sexual orientation.