Opportunity at LSHTM: Research Fellow

Job Opportunity 

The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine is a world-leading centre for research and postgraduate education in public and global health. Our mission is to improve health and health equity in the UK and worldwide; working in partnership to achieve excellence in public and global health research, education and translation of knowledge into policy and practice. 

We are seeking to appoint a Research Fellow to join the Department of Health Services Research and Policy to work on the SORT study (Surgery Or RadioTherapy for early-stage cancer), a NIHR-funded collaborative research project. The post-holder will join a team with expertise in health economics, statistics, cancer epidemiology and health services research and will report to the co-PI, Dr David Lugo-Palacios.

Applicants should have a postgraduate degree, ideally a PhD, in epidemiology, medical statistics, health economics or a related field. Relevant experience of handling cancer and related datasets, and of undertaking analyses to assess inequalities and comparative effectiveness is essential. Previous experience in applying advanced casual inference approaches and demonstrable interest in cost-effectiveness analyses is desirable.

This post is full-time 35 hours per week, 1.0 FTE and fixed term until 31 May 2026. The post is funded by the NIHR and is available to start from 1 October 2023. For further details and to apply see: https://jobs.lshtm.ac.uk/vacancy.aspx?ref=PHP-HSRP-2023-12