Jawatan Kosong United Nations University 2016
United Nations University
International institute for global health
UNU-IIGH undertakes research, teaching and capacity development and dissemination of knowledge related to key issues of human health. It aims to contribute to the development and strengthening of health policy frameworks and management actions, particularly for people in developing countries, and to support implementation of promotive and preventive approaches to Human health. UNU-IIGH embraces an eco-social view of health that recognizes its origins in Ecological, economic and social contextual factors, and adopts a systems approach to understanding and addressing health challenges. For more information please visit http://iigh.unu.edu
Research Officer (PSA)
UNU-IIGH is searching for a research officer to be located at the united nations University-international institutes for global health in kuala lumpur. Under the authority and guidance of the director of UNU-IIGH and working under the direct supervision ofthe project leads At UNU-IIGH and CU-PLACE, the research officer will contribute to workshops and other research-related project goals during a one-year term, spending nine months at UNU-IIGH in kuala Lumpur, and three months at cu-place in cardiff, wales, uk. He or she will work with and learn from Global experts in urban health and sustainability, and gain valuable connections to global and Regional research and policy networks.
Qualification: completion of doctoral-level degree in an area of research related to the project. Potential areas include, but are not limited to: public health, urban planning,epidemiology, nutrition, Architecture, civil engineering, environmental studies, systems analysis, public policy, governance.
Current knowledge of urban health research in relation to either green infrastructure, food systems
Or related theme.
For full job descriptions, requirements and application procedures for the position, please visit
Http://iigh.unu.edu. Application by email is highly encouraged.
This is a locally recruited post. The research officer shall be of the nationality of the country
Where the office concerned is located.