Scholarship for PhD in Public Health – Curtin University, Australia

Scholarship for PhD in Public Health – Curtin University, Australia

Deadline: May 23, 2016

Curtin University in Australia is offering Scholarships for  PhD program in Public Health. The three year PhD scholarship is available for an outstanding candidate to conduct epidemiological research at the School of Public Health. The scholarship is linked to a National Health & Medical Research Council funded project on obesity and risk of diabetes. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work on an international data pooling study with national and international experts in diabetes, obesity and epidemiology.

The PhD candidate will work under the supervision of Prof Rachel Huxley  and Dr Crystal Lee.


The successful candidate will

  • Have at least a Bachelor degree with honours class 1 or 2A in Public Health, or Mathematics and Statistics or computation;
  • Have strong numeric skills and an interest in quantitative research;
  • Preferably have experience in research and/or the use of statistical packages

Scholarship Award

The successful candidate will receive a stipend of $26,288 per annum.

How to Apply

Please email Dr Crystal Lee ([email protected]) an expression of interest with:

  • Curriculum vitae
  • Academic transcripts
  • Statement addressing eligibility criteria

For more information visit Curtin University Scholarships.