Research Fellow in Health Economics (Part Time)

Updated: 5 months ago
Location: Manchester, ENGLAND
Deadline: 19 Aug 2019

The University of Manchester, invites applications for the post of Research fellow in Health Economics. This is an exciting position to work on the evaluation of data from two, multi-CENTRE, randomized controlled trials Roshni 2 and C-Map. This is an excellent opportunity to undertake research in a priority area. The role will involve analyzing trial data. The costs and benefits of providing the intervention in both Trials will be analyzed and synthesized to estimate the cost-effectiveness of the intervention compared with standard care.

You will need a postgraduate qualification or equivalent (or equivalent experience) in health economics, biostatistics, epidemiology, or another relevant subject with a strong quantitative methods focus and demonstrable experience of applied health research, in particular, expertise in using statistical analysis packages e.g. STATA or R. Familiarity with research relating to postnatal depression self-harm and suicide prevention would be advantageous.

The School is strongly committed to promoting equality and diversity, including the Athena SWAN charter for gender equality in higher education. The School holds a Silver Award which recognizes their good practice in relation to gender; including flexible working arrangements, family-friendly policies, and support to allow staff achieve a good work-life balance. We particularly welcome applications from women for this post. All appointment will be made on merit. For further information, please visit: 

You will take a proactive role in supporting Professor Nusrat Husain and site Principal Investigators in the dissemination of research findings. You will be instrumental in ensuring that the research is properly conducted within the scope of the ICH Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and the Research Governance Framework. 

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies.

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:
Name: Prof Nusrat Husain

General enquiries:
Tel: 0161 275 4499

Technical support:
Tel: 0161 850 2004

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

Please see link below for the Further Particulars document which contains the person specification criteria that you should address in your application.

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