Interested in doing a PhD/ post-doc?

Our highly interdisciplinary group is always interested in new PhD students, post-docs and clinical fellows. Our work has clinical, empirical, analytical and computational dimensions, and we welcome applicants from diverse areas of engineering, health, natural, physical, quantitative/computational and social sciences as long as you are committed to learning about and interacting with other disciplines.


If you are interested, please send your CV, including list of publications and names and contact information of references who can comment on your academic and research background to global.env.health@imperial.ac.uk.

Current openings

Research Assistant in Epidemiology and Population Health.

This is an exciting opportunity for a Research Assistant in Epidemiology and Population Health to join an interdisciplinary research group and contribute to innovative and high-impact research in population health and global health. The overall theme of the research is analysing the past, current, or expected future trends in population health. The work is at the cutting edge of global health science and policy and arises from collaborative research with the World Health Organization and with an extensive network of scientists from most of the world’s countries, which will give the work significant scientific and policy impact and visibility.

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Application deadline 30 September 2021.

Leverhulme Centre for Wildfires, Environment and Society and School of Public Health, Imperial College London

February 2022 – PhD studentship opportunities

Research project: A data analytic assessment of the health risks and impacts from wildfires

Supervisors: Professor Majid Ezzati (Imperial College London; http://www.globalenvhealth.org) and Professor Sandy Harrison (University of Reading; http://www.reading.ac.uk/s-p-harrison.aspx)

We welcome applications for a funded 4-year PhD studentship to start in February 2022. This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated and ambitious student with a strong analytical background to conduct cutting-edge and high-impact interdisciplinary research on the health risks and impacts of wildfires.

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Application deadline 31 October 2021.

Global Enviromental Health