2019

PhD Studentship opportunity

Durham University and the Talented Athlete Scholarship Scheme (TASS) are inviting applications for a three-year PhD Studentship, available from 1st September 2019.

Last modified: Tue, 04 Jun 2019 16:07:48 BST

PhD studentship in Public Health Nutrition

This PhD will focus on collecting dietary data in 11-12y old pupils and employing statistical methods to explore research questions

Last modified: Mon, 15 Jul 2019 12:56:30 BST

NIHR SPHR Fellowships - Call for applications

The call for applications for the NIHR School for Public Health Research Fellowships is now open.

Last modified: Tue, 06 Aug 2019 14:06:32 BST

Fuse PhD studentship in Health and Society

This Fuse studentship, hosted by the Institute of Health & Society, is open to social science candidates or those with relevant professional qualifications with interests in children and families.

Last modified: Thu, 15 Aug 2019 11:04:30 BST

Vacancy: NIHR SPHR Knowledge Exchange Broker

An opportunity for a knowledge exchange professional to work at the interface between the School for Public Health Research (SPHR) academic work programme and the wide range of policy and practice partner organisations in public health.

Last modified: Tue, 15 Oct 2019 15:12:13 BST

BBSRC Case PhD Studentship

Epidemiology/Health Research: understanding the determinants of age-related changes in the health of older people

Last modified: Thu, 19 Sep 2019 11:46:48 BST

Vacancy: Post Doctoral Research Associate

Post Doctoral Research Associate in Anthropology of Health and Sport and Exercise Sciences

Last modified: Tue, 05 Nov 2019 10:34:13 GMT

Vacancy: Senior Lecturer/Consultant in Public Health

This is an exciting new full-time Senior Lecturer and Consultant in Public Health post to work jointly in academic and service roles.

Last modified: Tue, 26 Nov 2019 10:24:21 GMT

Vacancy: Senior Research Associate/Research Associate

To work within the newly designated NIHR Applied Research Collaboration (ARC) covering the North East and North Cumbria.

Last modified: Fri, 29 Nov 2019 16:46:24 GMT

The Bennett Prospect Prize 2019

The Bennett Institute for Public Policy at the University of Cambridge is holding a £10,000 early career prize for public policy research.

Last modified: Tue, 26 Nov 2019 10:53:10 GMT

Intermediate Fellow in Public Health

This is an exciting new full-time Intermediate Fellow and Consultant in Public Health post to work jointly in academic and service roles.

Last modified: Thu, 30 Jan 2020 10:26:23 GMT

Merry Christmas from Fuse!

Season's greetings from the Centre for Translational Research in Public Health.

Last modified: Thu, 19 Dec 2019 08:58:02 GMT

Urgent action needed to address mental health challenges in the North East

Thousands of people in the North East do not receive the help they need to tackle their mental health problems, concludes a powerful new report.

Last modified: Mon, 04 Feb 2019 21:21:59 GMT

Major new report connects North’s poor health with poor productivity

Poor health has been linked with the North’s poor productivity for the first time in a major new report led by a Fuse researcher.

Last modified: Mon, 04 Feb 2019 21:26:53 GMT

People moved onto Universal Credit are fighting to survive

Universal Credit is bad for health and wellbeing, say leading academics from Fuse in a new study commissioned by Gateshead Council.

Last modified: Mon, 04 Feb 2019 21:28:33 GMT

Bump to Buggy project will help new and expectant mothers to stay active

An innovative new research project is examining ways to help new and expectant mothers in disadvantaged areas stay fit and healthy, both during and after pregnancy.

Last modified: Mon, 04 Feb 2019 21:30:40 GMT

Energy drinks ban for children a positive step forward – says Fuse academic

A Fuse academic who has long warned about the dangers of energy drinks has welcomed the proposal to ban the sale of them to children.

Last modified: Mon, 04 Feb 2019 21:34:02 GMT

Fuse secures funding until 2022

Fuse is delighted to confirm sustained funding of the core Fuse administrative posts and research activities thanks to contributions from our partner Universities, secured to March 2022 in the first instance.‌‌‌‌

Last modified: Mon, 04 Feb 2019 22:24:10 GMT

Government urged to stay on course with energy drinks ban as report is published

Campaigners and academics who have long warned about the dangers of energy drinks are urging the Government to press ahead with proposals to restrict the sale of them to children.

Last modified: Mon, 04 Feb 2019 21:24:24 GMT