Job opportunity: PHE Environmental Public Health Scientist (Air Pollution)

Public Health England are recruiting an Environmental Public Health Scientist to join the Air Quality and Public Health Group. The role will support the objectives of PHE’s Cleaner Air Programme in support of national and local government aims to reduce the health effects of air pollution. They will provide expert advice on the human health effects of indoor and outdoor air pollution and the health impacts of interventions aiming to improve air quality. The post holder will especially contribute to building capacity on indoor air quality.

This post will, initially, primarily contribute to the research project CUSSH (“Complex Urban Systems for Sustainability and Health”) on the healthy sustainable development of cities, which is funded by The Wellcome Trust and coordinated by University College London (UCL). 

PHE are looking for an enthusiastic and self-motivated scientist with a PhD or equivalent experience in environmental science, air pollution or an allied subject. Applicants should be excellent communicators with experience in training course design and delivery.

Application closing date: 7th September 2020