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Prof George Ploubidis
UCL Institute of Education, University College London
20 Bedford Way
London
WC1H 0AL
Appointment
  • Professor of Population Health and Statistics
  • IOE - Social Science
  • UCL Institute of Education
Biography

George is Professor of Population Health and Statistics at the Department of Social Science and currently holds the posts of Director of Research and Chief Statistician at the Centre for Longitudinal Studies. Prior to joining UCL he held posts at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and the University of Cambridge.

Research Themes
Research Summary

George is a multidisciplinary Quantitative Social Scientist with a primary interest in socio-economic and demographic determinants of population health and the mechanisms that link these over the life course. He leads the Applied Statistical Methods programme at the Centre for Longitudinal Studies and is PI on the ESRC funded Cross-Cohort Research Programme, investigating determinants of healthy behaviours and lifestyles and the intergenerational transmission of economic status over the life course.


My research areas
  • Biosocial pathways to health
  • Population mental health & well being
  • Lifecourse demography
  • Secular trends
  • Demographic and socioeconomic health inequalities
  • Health measurement in population surveys

Teaching Summary

George is the Deputy Director of the UCL Q - Step Centre
He currently supervises four PhD students
  • Ke Ning, Dawid Gondek, Foivi Theocharaki, Stella Tsoli

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