Research Assistant in Health Economics

University of Leeds - Faculty of Medicine & Health, Leeds Institute of Health Sciences (LIHS)

Contract Type: Fixed Term (For 3 years)

Do you have an interest in economic evaluations and decision-analytic modelling? Do you have experience or training in the quantitative and data analytical methods needed for cost effectiveness decision-analytical modelling? Do you have a background in health economics and experience of applied research in health?

You will support the Unit’s research programme and the main activities will include reviewing literature, managing study data and preparing it for analyses, preparing initial drafts of reports and assisting with analyses. You will also prepare results for publication and for presentation at national and international conferences. 


You will have Undergraduate and Postgraduate qualifications in health economics, economics or related discipline. You will also have previous research experience and be familiar with handling qualitative data, particularly sampling data analysis and regression analysis.


To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact: 

Professor Claire Hulme, Head of Academic Unit
Tel: +44 (0)113 343 0875, email:


Further information 

The University of Leeds is committed to providing equal opportunities for all and offers a range of family friendly policies. The University is a charter member of Athena SWAN and holds the Bronze award. The School of Medicine gained the Silver award in 2016.  We are committed to being an inclusive medical school that values all staff, and we are happy to consider job share applications and requests for flexible working arrangements from our employees.

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