London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

Chair or Senior Appointment in Medical Statistics & Epidemiology

 The Infectious Disease Epidemiology Unit in the Department of Infectious and Tropical
 Diseases is a leading international group working on the epidemiology of infectious disease,
 with a particular focus on health problems in the developing countries. We wish to strengthen
 further our research by an appointment, up to professorial level, in medical statistics and
 epidemiology with a focus on the disease problems of developing countries. Candidates
 should have a strong record of research in medical statistics as applied to epidemiology and
 have successfully competed for grant support. Experience of working on tropical disease
 problems is desirable.

 Starting salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience, depending on the
 level at which the appointment is made.

 Further information may be obtained from Peter Smith, Professor of Tropical Epidemiology
 (Tel: +44 20 7927 2246, Richard Hayes, Professor of Epidemiology
 and International Health (Tel: +44 20 927 2243 or Hazel Dockrell,
 Professor of Immunology and Head of Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases (Tel:
 +44 20 7927 2466

Further particulars and an application form are available from the:

Personnel Officer
Keppel Street
London, WC1E 7HT
(Tel: +44 020 7927 2203, Fax: +44 20 7636 4771, Email:

Please quote ref. PGS1. Closing date for receipt of applications is: 15 November 2003.

 The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine is committed to being an equal opportunities employer