Senior/Research fellow in evidence synthesis / health services research / digital health

Singapore (SG)
03 Oct 2017
End of advertisement period
02 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine invites applications for:

Senior/Research fellow in evidence synthesis / health services research / digital health

Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine (LKCMedicine), a joint medical school by Imperial College London and Nanyang Technological University, Singapore invites applications for a senior research fellow / research fellow positions.  This is an exceptional opportunity for ambitious, experienced researchers in evidence synthesis or health services research to join a research programme on digital health, mHealth and eLearning for healthcare professionals’ education conducted in collaboration with the WHO, Cochrane, and research partners globally.

The post involves synthesizing evidence and conducting systematic reviews, as well as the opportunity to be involved in, or lead a range of multidisciplinary health systems, population health, mHealth and digital health research projects. The fellowships are highly flexible to suit individual needs, and offer the holder outstanding opportunities for personal development and career progression as an independent researcher within a supportive and stimulating environment. The positions will also offer opportunities for team management. The candidate will have a PhD in a relevant discipline e.g. health/ social science/ education/ psychology related, a strong research record for the career stage, and desirably previous research in or interest in eLearning for healthcare professional education or digital health.  

You will join a new Centre for Population Health Sciences; a multidisciplinary, international research team led by director A/Prof Josip Car, and conduct cutting-edge research. The post is based at the LKCMedicine in Singapore with a 3-year appointment in the first instance with an optional extension.

About the LKCMedicine, Imperial College London and NTU 

Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine (LKCMedicine) is a joint medical school by Imperial College London and Nanyang Technological University, Singapore established in 2010. It delivers an innovative, five-year undergraduate medical programme resulting in a joint MBBS degree awarded by Imperial College London and Nanyang Technological University. 

Consistently rated amongst the world's best universities, Imperial College London is a science-based institution with a reputation for excellence in teaching and research. The university attracts 14,000 students and 6,000 staff of the highest international quality. Innovative research at the College explores the interface between science, medicine, engineering and business, delivering practical solutions that improve quality of life and the environment – underpinned by a dynamic enterprise culture.

Young and research-intensive, Nanyang Technological University (NTU) is one of the fastest-rising universities in the world, ranked 11th in the world, with strengths in science and engineering. NTU provides a high-quality global education to more than 33,500 undergraduate and postgraduate students. The student body includes top scholars and international Olympiad medallists. Hailing from more than 70 countries, the university’s 3,800-strong staff bring dynamic international perspectives and strong industry experience.

Application procedure: For informal enquiries write to Assoc Prof Josip Car (; and apply by submitting CV and name of three referees to Dr Sng Ming Keat ( You will be offered a competitive salary, outstanding work environment and excellent opportunities for academic development. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified. 

Closing date: Candidates will be interviewed on a rolling basis until all posts are filled.