Dr RasiahThayakaran (Thaya) is Research Fellow in Health Informatics (Statistics) in the Institute of Applied Health Research, University of Birmingham.
Previously,Thaya was an Instructor in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Jaffna, Sri Lanka (From 2002 to 2006). He was a Part Time Lecturer in the Department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Greenwich (From September 2011 to June 2014). Thaya was a Research Associate in the School of Mathematics, Statistics and Physics, Newcastle University (From July 2014 to March 2016). He was a Lecturer in Health Statistics in the Lancashire Clinical Trials Unit, University of Central Lancashire (From April 2016 to June 2017).