Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney
- Great opportunity for a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer passionate about teaching and research in Health Economics
- Located within the School of Public Health at our Camperdown Campus
- Full-time continuing role, remuneration package $123k – $173k p.a includes 17% superannuation
About the opportunity
An opportunity has arisen for a research and teaching position in health economics at the School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health at the University of Sydney. In this role you will contribute to teaching and unit co-ordination of health economics subjects within the postgraduate programmes offered (including Masters programmes in Public Health, Global Health, Clinical Epidemiology and Health Policy). This is a continuing position and will have the standard 40:40:20 mix of teaching, research and administration. You will join a team of health economists engaged in teaching and research. In this role, you will have opportunities to pursue your own research interests whilst working alongside health economists with expertise in the fields of economic evaluation, discrete choice experiments and modelling. The successful applicant will be expected to contribute to applications for competitive research funding and to contribute more broadly to wider research programmes within the School of Public Health.
Sydney School of Public Health is Australia’s first and leading school of public health – a vibrant community of academics, educators, staff, research groups and centres that offer a wide range of education and research opportunities for students.
The University values courage and creativity; openness and engagement; inclusion and diversity; and respect and integrity. As such, we see the importance of recruiting talent aligned to these values and are looking for a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Health Economics who has:
- PhD in health economics or related discipline
- demonstrated track record of teaching health economics at a postgraduate level
- demonstrated track record of peer reviewed publications in health economics, public health or a related area
- experience in contributing to a multidisciplinary research team in a public health/health services research related topic
- experience and skills in conducting cost effectiveness analysis
- ability to work in a multidisciplinary academic environment, and independently as required, and preparedness to contribute more broadly to teaching and research programmes within the school
- demonstrated ability to prioritise workload and meet deadlines in a higher education context
- excellent oral and written communication skills.
- demonstrated experience in curriculum development in postgraduate health economics
- experience coordinating a unit of study at the postgraduate level
- success in being awarded an NHMRC personal support grant (or equivalent) and/or other Category 1 research grant as a Chief Investigator or Associate Investigator
- experience with postgraduate research student supervision.
For the successful candidate to be appointed at a higher level, you will need to demonstrate strong and innovative leadership in research and teaching.
The position is now advertised on the University job board, please refer to link below:
To apply, please complete the online application form on the University Job board.
Intending applicants are welcome to seek further information about the position from Professor Kirsten Howard email@example.com
For recruitment-related enquiries, or if you require reasonable adjustment or support filling out this application, please contact Rachael Ashford on 02 8627 7204 or Rachael.firstname.lastname@example.org
Please refer to the candidate information pack on the website for further details. Job Reference 2135/1018C
Closing date: 11.30pm 4 December 2018
The University of Sydney is committed to diversity and social inclusion. Applications from people of culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds; equity target groups including women, people with disabilities, people who identify as LGBTIQ; and people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent, are encouraged.
To apply for this job please visit sydney.nga.net.au.