NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE

Research Fellow, Health Technology Assessment

Job Description

Applications are invited for the following full-time position in the Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health:

Research Fellow (Health Technology Assessment)

The Health Intervention and Policy Evaluation Research Centre (HIPER) (https://hiper.nus.edu.sg/) at the Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health (SSHSPH), NUS, is seeking to hire research staff with relevant experience to lead and support work on health technology assessment (HTA).

The Research Fellow will play a critical role in the development of the Centre’s growing research agenda to support health policy and services research in Singapore and the region, gaining the opportunity to work with leading experts and policy makers in the field. The successful candidate will be expected to submit research grant proposals, perform research administration, conduct research, disseminate research findings, and be involved in capacity building through conducting workshops for local and regional participants. As a Research Fellow of the Centre, you will be presented with various opportunities to further develop your skills to ensure personal growth in your career.

Requirements:

Applicants are expected to possess a Doctorate degree in related field such as Biostatistics/ Engineering/ Economics/ Pharmacy/ Public Health/ Computer Science.

Applicants with following experiences and skills are preferred:

  • Experiences and/or research interest in any of the following areas: mental health/wellbeing, chronic kidney disease, precision medicine, antimicrobial resistance, early HTA, real-world evidence, value-based care
  • Health economic modelling with Markov cohort model/ discrete event simulation/ dynamic transmission modelling.
  • Data analysis or data management using electronic medical records, clinical trial data, survey data, and observational data.
  • Systematic review and meta-analysis
  • Use of software like R, STATA, Excel, or other similar software

The grade of appointment will be accorded based on candidate’s academic qualifications and years of relevant experience.

Qualifications

Applicants are expected to possess a Doctorate degree in related field such as Biostatistics/ Engineering/ Economics/ Pharmacy/ Public Health/ Computer Science.

Covid-19 Message

At NUS, the health and safety of our staff and students are one of our utmost priorities, and COVID-vaccination supports our commitment to ensure the safety of our community and to make NUS as safe and welcoming as possible. Many of our roles require a significant amount of physical interactions with students/staff/public members. Even for job roles that may be performed remotely, there will be instances where on-campus presence is required.

Taking into consideration the health and well-being of our staff and students and to better protect everyone in the campus, applicants are strongly encouraged to have themselves fully COVID-19 vaccinated to secure successful employment with NUS.

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