The Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH) is a world-leading institute in global health with a particular focus on low- and middle-income countries.
Associated with the University of Basel, Swiss TPH combines research, services, and education and training at the local, national and international level.
About 850 people from more than 80 nations work at Swiss TPH focusing on infectious and non-communicable diseases, environment, society and health as well as health systems and interventions.
The Department of Epidemiology and Public Health (EPH) develops and applies epidemiological, statistical and mathematical methods to advance innovation, validation, and application in the field of public health.
The Health Systems Research Group it is currently looking for a
System dynamics modeler (Postdoctoral) 80%-100%
to support the application of systems thinking to improve cardiovascular disease management in low and middle income countries.
We are seeking a motivated researcher that will support the research team at Swiss TPH. They will undertake dynamic simulation modelling work as part of a collaborative team with diverse expertise.
They will be required to engage in participatory approaches to model systems with local, state and national stakeholders.
The researcher will assist with the preparation of project reports and the production of manuscripts by providing but not limited to modelling insights, assumptions, output tables
We offer you
If you are interested, please submit your application with :
Female applications are particularly encouraged.
Please note that we can only accept applications via our online recruiting tool : https : / / recruitingapp-2698.umantis.com / Jobs / All .
Applications via e-mail or external recruiter will not be considered.
Application / Contact
For further information about the position please contact Daniel Cobos ( Daniel.cobos swisstph.ch )
Job Profile :
Start Date : February 2022 or upon agreement
Location : Basel, Switzerland
Duration : 2 years contract
Percentage : 80-100%
Travel Required? Yes (less than 20% of the time)