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  • Fixed-term – full-time
  • Leicester
Closing date:

uniofleciester University of Leicester

Job Purpose


College of Life Sciences

Diabetes Research Centre

Salary grade 6 – £27,285 to £31,604 per annum


Salary grade 7 – £33,518 to £38,833 per annum

Full-time fixed term contract for two years

Together our staff and students are discovering innovative ways to change the world for the better and there has never been a more exciting time for you to join us. We are one of the top universities worldwide and have an international reputation for excellence in teaching and research. We are led by discovery and innovation, with the synergy between research and learning at the core of our activity.

The Diabetes Research Centre has an outstanding international reputation for its research in diabetes and cardiovascular disease, and also hosts the Leicester Clinical Trials Unit, NIHR Biomedical Research Centre and CLAHRC EM.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to appoint a full-time Statistician/Epidemiologist to work at the Diabetes Research Centre. You extract data and undertake epidemiological research of real-world data using established electronic health databases, including the Clinical Practice Research Datalink (CPRD). You will also contribute to the cardiometabolic real-world evidence data portfolio.

This position is being appointed at either grade 6 or grade 7 depending on experience. Appointment at grade 7 will require additional qualifications and experience and have additional accountabilities as described in the job summary.

Click here for further information about this position at grade 6.

Click here for further information about this position at grade 7.

Informal enquiries are welcome and should be made to Nafeesa Dhalwani ( or Freya Tyrer (; 0116 258 4398).

The closing date for this post is midnight on 27 November 2017.

We anticipate that assessments will take place week commencing 11 December 2017.

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