Evaluation Methodologist - Research Associate/Assistant

The DEC Newcastle is seeking to recruit an enthusiastic person with expertise in health economics or statistics to help design and carry out research in test evaluation. You will provide methodological expertise for projects supported by the DEC. Expertise is required in the protocol development phase and for carrying out the research, and includes evidence appraisal and synthesis, study design, data collection, data management, analysis, and reporting  

You will hold a PhD (for Research Associate) or a Masters with substantial experience (for Research Assistant) in a relevant quantitative discipline, such as health economics, biomedical statistics, or a relevant health science. A solid grounding in biomedical statistics or health economics is essential. Experience in studies/evaluations of diagnostic, clinical, or biomedical devices is highly desirable, as is some experience in qualitative techniques. 

You will be able to demonstrate a high level of understanding and application of statistical and/or health economic methods, have a high level of analytical and problem solving capability, and have the ability to communicate complex information to expert and non-expert audiences. 

To apply please visit the University's Vacancy website