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  • Advert number: 357716-0
  • Posted Date: 15/05/14
  • Closing Date: 02/06/14

Professor of Public Health Improvement

Cardiff School of Social Sciences and School of Medicine

We are seeking an exceptional candidate to take a leading role in DECIPHer (the
Centre for the Development and Evaluation of Complex Interventions for Public
Health Improvement). DECIPHer is a highly successful UKCRC Public Health
Research Centre of Excellence which represents a strategic partnership between
Cardiff, Bristol and Swansea Universities.

DECIPHer brings together leading experts from a range of disciplines to tackle
public health issues and has an international reputation for its multidisciplinary
work in developing and evaluating complex interventions. It has a particular focus
on multi-level interventions that will have an impact on the health and well-being
of children and young people and that address inequalities.

The successful candidate will have a proven track record in this area and the skills
and abilities to develop a multidisciplinary research programme of international
excellence. They will also take a leading role in the strategic development of
DECIPHer as well as performing professorial duties appropriate to a research-led
Russell Group University.

For informal enquiries, please contact Professor Malcolm Williams,
Director, Cardiff School of Social Sciences (+44 (0) 29 2087 5359/ or Professor John Bligh, Dean of Medicine
and Head of School, School of Medicine (+44 (0) 29 2074 2379/

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Closing date: Monday 2 June 2014.

Cardiff University reserves the right to close this vacancy early should
sufficient applications be received.