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Curtin University PhD Scholarship in Public Health, Australia

Publish Date: Apr 25, 2016

Deadline: May 23, 2016

Curtin University PhD Scholarship in Public Health

A 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 (


  • Australian Citizen
  • International students
  • Permanent Humanitarian Visa
  • New Zealand Citizen
  • Australian Permanent Resident


The successful candidate will receive a stipend of $26,288 per annum (2016 rate).

Eligibility criteria

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;

Conditions that need to be met to keep your scholarship

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Changes to enrolment

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Application process

Please email Dr Crystal Lee ( an expression of interest with:

-        Curriculum vitae

-        Academic transcripts

-        Statement addressing eligibility criteria

Need more information?


All enquires to:

Dr Crystal Lee at

Further information

For further information please contact:

Dr Crystal Lee at

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