Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow (PDF)/Senior Research Assistant (SRA) (several posts) in the Division of Health Economics, Policy and Management of the School of Public Health (Ref.: 515139), to commence as soon as possible, on a two-year temporary basis for PDF and on a two-year fixed-term basis for SRA, with the possibility of renewal.
Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in public health, health services research or other health-related disciplines. Those with a Master’s degree plus at least 1 year’s post-qualification experience may be considered for appointment as SRA. They should have a track record of academic research publications, strong quantitative background, and an excellent command of written and spoken English. Expertise in biostatistics/health economic outcomes research, proficiency in data analysis using R, and experience managing research projects would be highly desirable.
The appointees will participate in interdisciplinary multi-year research programmes on population health policy and programme evaluation (including breast cancer screening, genomic medicine, COVID-19 vaccine allergy safety), modelling the indirect impacts of COVID-19 on non-communicable diseases. They will coordinate research projects, analyse data, prepare reports/publications, supervise junior research staff, and perform other duties as assigned. Enquiries about the duties of the posts should be sent to Dr. Jianchao Quan at firstname.lastname@example.org.
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits. The appointment on fixed terms will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme totalling up to 10% of basic salary.
The University only accepts online application for the above posts. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start on June 20, 2022, and continue until August 31, 2022, or until the posts are filled, whichever is earlier.