|Salary:||£34,308 to £42,155 per annum. Grade 7|
|Placed On:||23rd January 2023|
|Closes:||20th February 2023|
Location: Big Data Institute, Old Road Campus, Roosevelt Drive, Headington, Oxford, OX3 7LF
We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated Postdoctoral Researcher to join the Mathematical, Epidemiological and Economic Modelling Group, at the Big Data Institute, Nuffield Department of Medicine.
You will be responsible for developing and applying epidemiological and economic modelling of priority diseases in low-and middle-income countries, as well as contributing to the training and capacity development of LMIC modellers. You will draft a funding strategy for a five-year research programme, and also submit funding proposals. You will write and submit research papers in the field of economic and/or epidemiological modelling on public health issues, and contribute to research publications, book chapters and reviews.
It is essential that you hold a PhD (or close to completion) in economic modelling or a related topic. You will be able to manage your own academic research and associated activities, as well as being able to contribute ideas for new research projects and research income generation. It is essential that you have excellent communication skills, including the ability to write for publication, present research proposals and results, and represent the research group at meetings.
Applications for this vacancy are to be made online and you will be required to upload a supporting statement and CV as part of your online application. Your supporting statement must explain how you meet each of the selection criteria for the post using examples of your skills and experience.
This position is offered full time on a fixed term contract for 12 months in the first instance, and is funded by Li Ka Shing.
Only applications received before 12 midday on 20 February 2023 will be considered. Please quote 161913 on all correspondence.
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