Research Fellowship in Health Economics and Health Technology Assessment

Singapore (SG)
12 Feb 2019
End of advertisement period
12 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

The Programme in Health Services and Systems Research, Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore is recruiting PhD economists, especially those with backgrounds in conducting advanced econometric & statistical analyses.

We are also interested in economists with experience in cost-effectiveness analyses and decision modelling. 

The candidate should have a proven record of writing applied and/or methodological academic papers. He/she will work closely with senior health economists in high value health economic research endeavors and perform a variety of functions such as: 

  • Provide support in design and analysis of field trials that aim to assess how insights from behavioral economics can reduce the risk factors for chronic, lifestyle-related diseases.
  • Contribute to a portfolio of work on the economics of end-of-life care, including econometric analyses, decision modelling, preference assessments and patient/care-giver decision-making.  
  • Assist in other research projects, journal publications, research grants and other activities with the primary objective to increase the capacity for health economics within the SingHealth community. 
  • Conduct econometric and statistical analyses of empirical data, cost-effectiveness analyses, literature reviews, preparation of manuscripts, development of proposals, grant applications, and other related activities. 

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter explaining their interest in the position, a resume, and a writing sample to .