Opportunity: Two National Institute for Health Research funded PhD studentships available

North Thames
Published Date: 2 May 2018

NIHR CLAHRC North Thames and the NIHR School for Public Health Research (SPHR) invite applications for two jointly-funded 3-year PhD studentships at UCL to begin September 2018. Supervisors are drawn from across both the NIHR CLAHRC North Thames and NIHR SPHR. PhD projects align with the following NIHR CLAHRC North Thames and NIHR SPHR themes:

  • Children and Young People
  • Public Mental Health
  • Inequalities

The benefit of this collaborative initiative include joint funding from two high profile NIHR research collaborations, which facilitates the opportunity for unparalleled access to leading applied and public health experts, supervisors who are leaders in their field, channels for dissemination of research and participation in bespoke training and a strong network and community of graduate students and researchers. From the four topics outlined below, two will be funded through these joint studentships.

PhD Research Topics

  1. Integrated legal advice and health services
  2. Exploring the value of linked health and council data to examine associations between adverse childhood experiences and its consequences using linked population and health datasets
  3. Exploring the value of linked health and council data to examine the clustering of multimorbidity and associated unplanned service use
  4. Closing the gap in adverse physical health outcomes for people with poor mental health: exploring the role of healthcare provision and care pathways

 

The deadline for applications is 17:00 on Tuesday 15th May 

 

Visit the web of NIHR CLAHRC North Thames for more details.