Uppsala University, Department of Women's and Children's Health

The Department of Women's and Children's Health conducts research, postgraduate education and training. Department activities are integrated with the Women and Children division at the University Hospital. More information is available on the website http://kbh.uu.se. Global Health and Migration is a profile area for the department.

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The position includes participation in a Bangladesh situated research project. The duties include independent performance of all activities needed for active participation in the project including reporting of research results, such as literature review, statistical analyses and writing.  The project focus on effects of nutrition and toxic exposure on health and nutrition including intergenerational effects. 

The applicants should have a PhD preferably in Global Health.  Very good knowledge in statistics is required where proficiency in using the statistical software R is a merit. The project is based in Bangladesh and appropriate social/cultural competence as well as language skills will be required. Excellent skill in scientific English writing is required. 

Assessment criteria
The ranking of eligible applicants will be based on research experience, social/cultural knowledge, language skills as well as personal aptitude.

About the employment
The employment is a temporary position, 5 months. Scope of employment 100 %. Starting date 1 September 2023 or as agreed. Placement: Uppsala

For further information about the position, please contact: Professor Eva-Charlotte Ekström, Lotta.Ekstrom@kbh.uu.se.

Please submit your application by 12 june 2023, UFV-PA 2023/2075.

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Type of employment Special fixed-term employment
Contract type Full time
First day of employment 2023-09-01 or as agreed
Salary Individual salary
Number of positions 1
Full-time equivalent 100%
City Uppsala
County Uppsala län
Country Sweden
Reference number UFV-PA 2023/2075
Union representative
  • Seko Universitetsklubben, seko@uadm.uu.se
  • ST/TCO, tco@fackorg.uu.se
  • Saco-rådet, saco@uadm.uu.se
Published 29.May.2023
Last application date 12.Jun.2023 11:59 PM CEST

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