Knowledge for better food systems

Job: Research fellow in nutrition, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, UK

Deadline: 
9 Jan 2019

The Department of Population Health at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine is seeking to appoint a Research Fellow in Nutrition to work on the evaluation of three nutrition studies in rural India and Nepal.

The three studies cover the impact of nutrition-sensitive agriculture extension using locally made videos on maternal and child nutrition, video-based approaches to improve diets and family planning in five Indian states, and tailored iron supplementation and behaviour change intervention on diets and anaemia among pregnant women in India and Nepal.

Applicants should have a PhD in nutrition, public health, economics, or another quantitative discipline, with a substantial nutrition component, some understanding of nutrition and agriculture in south Asia, and experience of conducting household surveys in low-income settings.

For more details, see here. The deadline is 9 January 2019.