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Appointment:

Job Title: 
Assistant Professor
Job Code: 
OR/HSSR/EF
Job Responsibilities: 

This position will report directly to Professor Eric Finkelstein in his Health Economics Lab in the Signature Program in Health Services and Systems Research (HSSR) with close ties to the Health Services Research Institute (HSRI). The candidate will work closely with clinical investigators and senior health economists in high value health economic research endeavors and perform a variety of functions such as:

    • Oversee research staff and manage field trials that aim to assess how insights from behavioral economics can reduce the risk factors for chronic, lifestyle-related diseases.
    • Assist in other research projects, journal publications, research grants and process improvement activities with the primary objective to increase the capacity for health economics and health technology assessment within the broader SingHealth Academic Medical Centre community.
    • Conduct cost-effectiveness analyses, econometric and statistical analyses of empirical data, literature reviews, preparation of manuscripts, development of proposals, grant applications, and other related activities.

 

Job Requirements: 
    • PhD or equivalent in economics, health services research or a related field. 
    • Work experience in Health Economics, Health Services, and/or Health Technology Assessment research.
    • Able to work independently.
    • Self-starter with demonstrated ability to form and lead teams.
    • Proficiency in cost-effectiveness analyses and decision modelling using packages such as SAS, STATA or TREEAGE.
    • Demonstrated ability to conduct econometric and statistical analyses.
    • Good time-management skills.
    • Well-developed interpersonal skills and an ability to interact with a wide range of people, including clinicians and other health care professionals.

 Interested applicants, please email the following documents to hr@duke-nus.edu.sg  

    • Curriculum Vitae (CV)
    • Cover later stating your interest in the position;
    • Writing sample and
    • Name and contact information for at least three references.    

 We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Expiry Date: 
Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 18:00

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