Health Economics/Outcomes Research, Health Policy, Pharmacoeconomics/Health Economics
The Health Economic Research Institute, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Sun Yat-Sen University invites applications for a full-time faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor.
The Health Economic Research Institute at Sun Yat-Sen University is located in Guang Zhou, the capital of Guang Dong Province and one of the most vibrant metropolitan cities renowned for its rich history and culture in China. The institute was established in 2015 dedicated to advanced health service research in health technology assessment, pharmacoeconomics, big data analytics, personalized medicine and telemedicine, market access of pharmaceutical products and medical devices. Currently, the institute houses 6 faculty members and 10 graduate students with multiple funded research projects.
The success candidate is expected to lead ongoing research projects in collaboration with other faculty members/researchers both within and external to the institute and build his or her own subspecialty research areas through obtaining external funding, mentor graduate level research trainees, and participate in teaching in one or more disciplines. The successful candidate will have a doctorate, postdoctoral training experience in a relevant discipline (e.g., pharmaceutical administration, health economics, epidemiology, medicine, public health, psychometrics, health policy, etc) and a demonstrated track record of successful research related to health economics, with strong potential for developing an extramurally funded innovative research program. The incumbent should have excellent communication skills both in written and oral; bilinguals in English and Chinese are highly desirable.
Interested applicants should electronically submit a copy of their CV, a cover letter describing research interests and teaching experience, and at least three references to firstname.lastname@example.org. Review will begin immediately and continue until the appointment is made.
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About Jianwei Xuan
School of Pharmacy
Health Economic Research Institute
Sun Yat-Sen University
Develop innovative education and research program such as health care big data analysis, mobile health, pricing research, market acess research, and health technology assessment to support government reimbursement decision makinga and to educate next generation health econmists with real world research capacities.
Conduct policy researches
Lecturing and Mentoring graduate student