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We are pleased to invite applications for 3-year PhD studentships at the MRC Centre for Environment and Health.Studentships will be based at the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics (Imperial College London), and/or at the Environmental Research Group (King’s College London).

The MRC Centre for Environment and Health is an internationally recognised centre of excellence for cutting edge multidisciplinary research on the health effects of environmental pollutants and the translation of this knowledge to inform policy development. ​The Centre is uniquely placed to lead collaborative research projects nationally and internationally, producing high quality research and working with public health agencies to apply the results to improve population health.

A key component of our Centre’s strategic aim and mission is to train and develop the next generation of research and policy leaders in the environment and health arena. Successful candidates will be supported by the Centre’s training programme and will be provided with bespoke research training to ensure they are equipped with the appropriate skills and experience to become first class researchers.

Studentships include tuition fees and a minimum stipend of £17,009 per annum.

The closing date for application is 5 July 2019. Interviews for shortlisted candidates will take place in the second half of July. Successful candidates are expected to start their studentships by October 2019.

For more information, eligibility criteria and how to apply visit the MRC Centre for Environment and Health.