Job number - ACAD104597
Division/School - Faculty of Social Sciences and Law
Contract type - Open Ended
Working pattern - Full time
Salary - £33,797 - £38,017 per annum
Closing date for applications - 23rd July 2020
We are seeking to appoint a Research Associate in Behavioural Genetics / Genetic Epidemiology.
Funding for the post is available for five years, until August 2025.
This is a post-doctoral position, associated with a European Research Council (ERC) Starting Grant.
It will involve quantitative analysis to explore the importance of gene-environment interactions within the developmental origins of health and disease.
The project is based in the School of Economics, but it involves collaborations across multiple disciplines.
Candidates must have a PhD in a quantitative subject, ideally in behavioural genetics, genetic epidemiology, statistical genetics, genoeconomics, or a related discipline.
They must have a keen interest in working across disciplines.
Experience analysing genome-wide data sources is required, as well as strong quantitative skills, and experience of using statistical software such as R or Stata.
The closing date for applications is midnight on Thursday 23 July 2020.
The proposed start date is 1 September 2020 or as soon as possible thereafter.
For further information please contact Prof. Stephanie von Hinke; e-mail: S.vonHinke@bristol.ac.uk.
We welcome applications from all members of our community and are particularly encouraging those from diverse groups, such as members of the LGBT+ and BAME communities, to join us.
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