PhD Students

The department welcomes graduate research students with a merit or higher in Dental Public Health to study for the degrees of Master of Philosophy (MPhil) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Dental Public Health. 

Potential supervisors and their specialisms

Professor Aubrey Sheiham

  • Oral epidemiology
  • Psychosocial factors in oral health
  • Oral health needs assessment
  • Social determinants of oral health
  • Effects of oral health on weight and height

Dr George Tsakos

  • Oral health related quality of life
  • Oral health inequalities and social determinants
  • Oral health needs assessment
  • Effect of oral health on diet and nutrition

Professor Richard Watt

  • Social determinants of oral health
  • Oral health inequalities
  • Life course perspective on oral health
  • Evaluation of oral health improvement interventions

Further information can be found on the UCL Department of Epidemiology and Public Health website.