Professor of the Epidemiology of Ageing

Ref: 6030

University of Cambridge

Cambridge, UK

Role Managed by:

Christina Mohan

Research Associate

t: 020 3928 7360


Primary Practice Group: Higher Education and Research

Salary & Benefits: Competitive

Closing Date: 03/02/2023

Formal Interview Date: March

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The Board of Electors to the Professorship of the Epidemiology of Ageing invite applications for this major academic leadership role tenured to the retiring age.

You will be a distinguished academic in the field of epidemiology with a focus on ageing and ageing-related conditions who can engage with Cambridge’s major existing strengths in this area. You will benefit from an outstanding academic environment, which includes among its many capabilities the NIHR Cambridge Biomedical Research Centre, Cambridge Heart and Lung Research Institute, Cambridge Cancer Centre, Health Data Research UK, and several MRC Units.

You will be expected to: establish and lead programmes of research relevant to the Department’s population health strategy, contribute to DPHPC’s educational mission, and serve as an academic “good citizen” in the University.

You will benefit from access to: data and samples from leading population health studies and consortia; an environment of outstanding graduate students and post-doctoral scientists; administrative support and professional services; excellent research networks; a highly collegial environment.

You will be based in Cambridge.  A competitive salary will be offered.

How to Apply

For details of the appointment, including further information about the job description, person specification and how to apply, please visit: quoting reference 6030.

For informal inquiries please contact Christina Mohan at or on (44)20 7340 7360.

Applications, consisting of a letter of application, a statement of current and future research plans, a curriculum vitae and a publications list, along with details of three referees should be made no later than 23.59 GMT on Friday 3rd February 2023.

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