Job opportunities at the LIVES Centre

Job description

Teaching (45%)

  • Six hours a week of teaching throughout the year on university courses in movement and sports sciences. The successful candidate may be asked to provide methodological support for teaching in psychology:
  • The post-holder will supervise Master’s dissertations and PhD theses.

Research (45%)

  • The post-holder will pursue their research in the field of spatial epidemiology of physical activity and life courses, in conjunction with the Interdisciplinary Centre on Overcoming Vulnerability: Life Course Perspectives (LIVES Centre). 
  • They will seek external funding, in particular from the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF). A proven interest in multi- or interdisciplinary research projects is desirable.

Administrative responsibilities (10%)

Your qualifications

  • PhD (for example in social sciences or social epidemiology) or equivalent
  • Academic teaching experience in the field of spatial epidemiology and research methodology
  • Proven research record in spatial epidemiology
  • Proficiency in spatial and longitudinal methodological approaches
  • Good links with national and international scientific networks

What the position offers you

We offer a nice working place in a multicultural, diverse and dynamic academic environment. Opportunities for professional training, a lot of activities and other benefits to discover.

Your application

Deadline : 31st March 2021

Only applications through the UNIL website will be taken into account.

Job information

  • Expected start date in position : 01.08.2022 / to be agreed
  • Contract length : 2 years, renewable twice
  • Activity rate : 100%
  • Workplace : Lausanne, Dorigny

 

Contact for further information

Prof. Anne Marcellini
anne.marcellini@unil.ch