Thinking of a Career in Emergency Management?
- BY Nicole Pelette
Company Profile:- Centre for Chronic Disease Control (CCDC) is a registered not-for-profit research organization of health professionals and social scientists engaged in knowledge generation and knowledge translation for the prevention and control of non-communicable (chronic) diseases in varied settings of the developing countries. CCDC holds recognition as a research organization from the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research (DSIR) and a Centre of Excellence in Clinical Research, recognized by Clinical Development Service Agency, Department of Biotechnology, Government of India. CCDC is also a WHO Collaborating Centre for Surveillance, Capacity Building and Translational Research in Cardio-Metabolic Diseases in South East Asia Region
Food systems, from farm production to the food environments influencing consumer choice, are changing rapidly around the world. Current food systems face important challenges in providing nutritious and environmentally sustainable food for all. The complex nature of these systems means that solutions are not always simple or obvious, and range from those focused on agricultural production through to influencing consumer demand. The Sustainable and Healthy Food Systems (SHEFS) programme funded by Wellcome Trust, is an innovative programme of research that seeks to connect environment, food system and health research. It aims to map and quantify interactions in the food systems through global and regional analysis as well as case studies in India and South Africa, and provide policy makers with novel and interdisciplinary research evidence for action. This large multi-disciplinary research programme includes components on primary data collection, secondary data analyses, policy analyses and scenario modelling. The project will provide an excellent opportunity for those looking for post-doctoral experience with the opportunity to collaborate with leading researchers in India and UK, for building an independent and exciting career in this intersecting area of public health research.
Job Responsibilities :
Qualification: PhD in Bio-Statistics/Health Research Methods
Experience: 3 years of experience with competencies in use of statistical tool packages (STATA, SPSS) and publications in peer-reviewed journals.
Salary range-: Commensurate with qualifications, experience and present CTC
Please send detailed CV along with a cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org with the title “Senior Research Associate – Bio-statistics” in the subject line. Last date for sending your application is Last date for sending application is 14 th August 2019. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for the interview.