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The Centre of Tropical Medicine and Global Health is a collection of research groups within the Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Oxford, who are permanently based in Africa and Asia. Our research ranges from clinical studies to behavioural sciences, with capacity building integral to all of our activities. Tropical Medicine and Global Health recruits for a number of research and professional support roles. Scroll down the page to see the current job vacancies by location.

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In Oxford:

Tropical Medicine and Global Health at Oxford   

 

Senior Health Economist 

Centre for Tropical Medicine and Global Health, Peter Medawar Building, South Parks Road, Oxford 

Grade 7: £31,604 - £38,833 p.a.  

We are looking for a Senior Health Economist to join our Mathematical and Economic Modelling (MEAMOD) group. You will have responsibility for carrying out research in the economic evaluation of options for the treatment and clinical management of individuals with Plasmodium falciparum malaria. You will provide guidance to other members of the research group developing individual based mathematical models by informing unit costs and their scalability in large scale interventions. 

You will have doctoral degree in health economics, public health or similar qualification, together with relevant research experience and possess sufficient specialist knowledge in the economic evaluation of infectious diseases, including data analysis, cost-effectiveness analysis, decision analytic modelling and P falciparum malaria. Previous experience of collecting cost data or working in low/middle income countries is a must. It would be highly desired if you had experience of independently managing a discrete area of a research project. 

This is a full-time post for 2 years in the first instance. 

Only applications received before 12.00 midday on 18 October 2017 will be considered. 

Please note that the University of Oxford's retirement policy is changing. With effect from October 1 2017, all employees at Grade 8 and above will have a retirement age of 68, and all employees at Grades 6 and 7 will no longer have a set retirement age. Further details are available at: www.ox.ac.uk/about/jobs/preemploymentscreening.

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Mathematical Modeller 

Centre for Tropical Medicine and Global Health, Peter Medawar Building, South Parks Road, Oxford 

Grade 7: £31,604 - £38,833 p.a.  

We are looking for an experienced and motivated mathematical modeller to develop spatially explicit economic-epidemiological models for the design of bespoke malaria elimination strategies for countries in the Greater Mekong Subregion. You will be a senior mathematical modeller working in an international team and will collaborate with a senior economic modeller and trainee mathematical and economic modellers. 

As the Mathematical Modeller, you will hold a PhD/DPhil in mathematical modelling together with relevant experience. You will have experience of programming skills in R, C/C++/Python coding languages and knowledge of parallel computing. Ability to manage own academic research and associated activities and previous experience of contributing to publications/presentations is a must. Experience of malaria elimination modelling would be highly desired, but not a must. 

This is a full-time post for 1 year in the first instance. 

Only applications received before 12.00 midday on 18 October 2017 will be considered. 

Please note that the University of Oxford's retirement policy is changing. With effect from October 1 2017, all employees at Grade 8 and above will have a retirement age of 68, and all employees at Grades 6 and 7 will no longer have a set retirement age. Further details are available at: www.ox.ac.uk/about/jobs/preemploymentscreening.

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Administrative Assistant (ERGO) 

Centre for Tropical Medicine and Global Health, Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Gentics, Headington, Oxford 

Grade 4: £21,585 - £24,983 p.a.  

We are looking for an Administrative Assistant to join our team, who will be responsible for providing support to the ERGO, ALERRT and PREPARE teams based at the Centre for Tropical Medicine and Global Health. You will act as the first point of contact for visitors and respond to general enquiries. You will make travel and accommodation arrangements for UK and international travel and provide full administrative support on financial matters. 

The successful applicant will have experience of managing administrative processes and reception or customer facing work, experience of diary management and ability to interpret, apply and communicate regulations and procedures. You will have ability to organise own workload and to work to deadlines and organise events and make administrative arrangements. Experience of working in an academic environment would be highly desired, but not essential. 

This is a full-time post for 2 years in the first instance. 

Only applications received before 12.00 midday on 13 October 2017 will be considered.

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In Cambodia:

Cambodia- COMRU

No current vacancies

 

In Thailand:

Thailand - MORU  

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In Viet Nam:

Viet Nam  

No current vacancies

 

In Kenya:

Kenya (Kilifi)   Kenya (Nairobi)

No current vacancies

 

In Laos:

Lao PDR

No current vacancies