Research Fellow in Economics/Quantitative Health

Monash University Centre for Health Economics

Research Fellow

Job No.: 646241

Location: Caulfield campus

Employment Type: Full-time 

Duration: 2-year fixed-term appointment

Remuneration: $107,311 - $127,432 pa Level B (plus 17% employer superannuation)

  • Be inspired, every day
  • Drive your own learning at one of the world’s top 80 universities
  • Take your career in exciting, rewarding directions

Everyone needs a platform to launch a satisfying career. At Monash, we give you the space and support to take your career in all kinds of exciting new directions. You’ll have access to quality research, infrastructure and learning facilities, opportunities to collaborate internationally, as well as the grants you’ll need to publish your work. We’re a university full of energetic and enthusiastic minds, driven to challenge what’s expected, expand what we know, and learn from other inspiring, empowering thinkers.

The Opportunity

The Centre for Health Economics, Monash University is seeking an enthusiastic Research Fellow with qualifications in an economics or quantitative health related discipline to join their highly motivated Health Technology Assessment research group. This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing and vibrant multidisciplinary team whose research in health technology assessment, health and economic outcome measurement, health services and policy evaluations has a national and international reputation for rigour and quality. 

The successful applicant will undertake research to estimate the health benefits, costs and value-for-money of new health technologies. This research will directly inform national healthcare funding decisions and contribute to the broader health and economic literatures. Through this research, the successful applicant will have the opportunity to learn cutting edge methods for analysing clinical trial and real-world datasets, measuring health and economic outcomes and modelling the long-term implications of policy decisions. The successful applicant will work alongside internationally renowned health economists across a broad portfolio of exciting projects and further develop their own research agenda. This position best suits an early career researcher looking to start or continue to build an academic career in the field of health economics.

The successful candidate will hold a PhD in a relevant discipline area such as Economics, Pharmacy, Medicine, Epidemiology, Public Health or have other equivalent qualifications. Applicants must have a demonstrated understanding and experience of quantitative analysis techniques. Further on the job training will be provided.

If you would like to be a part of our world-class Faculty and help grow our vibrant and engaging culture, then we welcome your application.

This role is a full-time position; however, flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.

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Enquiries

Jing Jing Li, Senior Research Fellow, Centre for Health Economics, +61 3 9905 8153

Position Description

Download File Research Fellow

Closing Date

Monday 13 February 2023, 11:55 pm AEDT