Health Economist

Centre for Tropical Medicine and Global Health, (MORU),The Peter Medawar Building,South Parks Road, Oxford

Applications to be received by 12pm on Friday 6th of December 2019

Grade 7: £32,817 - £36,914 p.a.

The Wellcome Trust - Mahidol University - Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Programme (MORU) is seeking a Health Economist based in Oxford at the Peter Medawar building with periodic visits to the MORU Bangkok office.


The project aims to conduct research to improve the health and reduce the infectious diseases burden of rural communities in Asia and elsewhere in the developing world. The AToME (Analytical Tools for Malaria Elimination) group is embedded in the Mathematical and Economic Modelling (MAEMOD) department at the Mahidol-Oxford Research Unit (MORU) and is currently entirely dedicated to the ENDGAME project, funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation


The successful applicant will be responsible for generating and analysing malaria interventions cost data; update and develop new easily scalable cost functions; perform cost effectiveness analyses of different combinations of Plasmodium falciparum malaria interventions. Their work will be directly reported to National Malaria Control Programmes in the GMS and thus have a chance to have an immediate public health impact.


To be successful at shortlisting please provide a supporting statement demonstrating how you meet the criteria. For further information about the MORU network, please go to: www.tropmedres.ac/


Only applications received by 12.00 midday on 6 December 2019 will be considered.

Contact: Keshia Harrison (01865 612945)