Research Associate in Health Economics

Updated: 7 months ago
Location: Manchester, ENGLAND
Deadline: 09 Jan 2020

The University of Manchester invites applications for the post of Research Associate in Health Economics. You will design and analyse the economic analysis of a psychological service in acute mental health wards. This is an exciting opportunity to work alongside Professor Katherine Berry and Professor Gillian Haddock on an NIHR programme grant, which aims to identify ways to improve patient and staff wellbeing that could be adopted by the NHS as the gold standard of psychological provision on acute mental health wards. The post is available until 31st December 2022; this is dependent on the recruited FTE and is therefore subject to change.

This position is based in the Division of Population Health, Health Services Research and Primary Care. You will be line-managed by Professor Matt Sutton, Professor in Health Economics. You will collaborate with a large multi-disciplinary team.

You will need an excellent undergraduate degree and a Master’s degree in economics or health economics. They will also need to demonstrate detailed understanding of health economics within mental health. Experience of analysing complex survey data and contributing to manuscripts for publication in peer-reviewed journals are also required.
As an equal opportunities employer we welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation and transgender status.  All appointments are made on merit.
Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies.

Enquiries about vacancy shortlisting and interviews:
Name: Professor Matt Sutton
Email: matt.sutton@manchester.ac.uk

General enquiries:
Email: hrservices@manchester.ac.uk
Tel: 0161 275 4499

Technical support:
Email: universityofmanchester@helpmeapply.co.uk
Tel: 0161 850 2004

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date.

Please see the link below for the Further Particulars document which contains the person specification criteria.


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