• Fixed Term
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Anywhere

The University of Melbourne

Within the Melbourne School of Population and Global Health there is an active Health Economics Unit (HEU) which forms part of the multi-disciplinary Centre for Health Policy. We are seeking a health economist with an established record of excellence in teaching to deliver key health economics subjects and provide leadership and quality oversight of Health Economics and Economic Evaluation teaching and curriculum for the School.

Responsibilities include:

  • Delivery of innovative educational programs including health economic subjects as part of the Masters of Public Health and the Graduate Certificate in Health Economics and Economic Evaluation
  • Produce quality conference and seminar papers and publications to develop health economic methods as well as empirical studies
  • Attract and supervise/mentor research higher degree students, encouraging and facilitating student engagement in both discipline-specific and broader professional networks
  • Actively participate in community engagement and professional activities related to the advancement of the health economic discipline

About You
Your excellent interpersonal and communication skills grant you the ability to work collaboratively, develop and maintain relationships with key internal and external stakeholders. You demonstrate the capacity to work independently and make original and outstanding contributions to a strong research programme.

You will also have:

  • A PhD or equivalent professional qualification in health economics, or in economics with a demonstrated track record in health economics teaching and research
  • Experience teaching and coordinating health economics subjects at post-graduate level, including developing and managing assessment, and curriculum development
  • Effective supervision of higher degree and post-doctoral research students
  • Ethical leadership, one who values diversity and works effectively with individual differences


Applications close: 25 Nov 2022 11:55 PM AUS Eastern Daylight Time

To apply for this job please visit jobs.unimelb.edu.au.