Engineering Sciences

Agronomy - Jan 21
A fresh look by the University of Bristol at how teenagers are affected by their asthma, eczema or obesity has some reassuring findings published in BMJ Open today (Monday 21 January). Researchers supported by the NIHR Bristol Biomedical Research Centre found that both girls and boys at the ages of 12, 14 and 16 did not experience different levels of active or sedentary time if they had asthma or eczema compared to their peers.
Health - Agronomy - Dec 18, 2018
Health - Agronomy

Policies aimed at removing sweets and crisps from checkouts could lead to a dramatic reduction in the amount of unhealthy food purchased to eat 'on the go' and a significant reduction in that purchased to take home, suggests new research led by the University of Cambridge.

Health - Agronomy - Nov 6, 2018

Introducing a health tax on red and processed meat could prevent more than 220,000 deaths and save over US$40 billion in healthcare costs every year, new Oxford University research suggests.

Health - Agronomy - Nov 14, 2018

Researchers at the University of Glasgow are collaborating with Malawian scientists to try to find out why some people in Malawi develop type 2 diabetes - even though many are slim and highly active.

Health - Agronomy - Sep 27, 2018

Replacing food with a diet of soups, shakes and bars starting at 810 calories per day alongside regular sessions with a counsellor is a safe and clinically effective way to treat obesity in primary care, finds a study from Oxford University researchers.

Currently 12 jobs in fields Agronomy/Food Science, Architecture, Civil Engineering, Electroengineering / Microtechnics, Mechanical Engineering / Mechanics.
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Agronomy/Food Science - 17.01
Russell R. Geiger Professorship of Crop Science University of Cambridge
Civil Engineering - 18.12.2018
Associate Professor of Civil Engineering University of Oxford
Civil Engineering - 04.12.2018
Lecturer / Associate Professor in Applied Urban Science (2 posts) University College London