The postdoctoral position is to support the health policy and system research program of the GHRC to undertake quality research. This position is also seen as means to train young researchers working in this area of importance to health system reform in China and the region.
Reports to: Shenglan Tang, Professor of Global Health at Duke Kunshan and one junior faculty
Actively participate in major research programs undertaken within the health policy and system research program
Produce quality research outputs
Develop new research projects via grant applications
Mentor research assistants working in the program
Support faculty to undertake the teaching for the GH program
PhD in epidemiology, health economics, public health and other relevant areas
A minimum of three years of research experiences in the area of quality of care improvement in the context of overall health system strengthening
Advanced quantitative analytic skills
Skills and knowledge on implementation research
Skills and knowledge on qualitative research method
Duke Kunshan University is a Sino-US partnership of Duke University, Wuhan University and the Municipality of Kunshan, China. The Duke Kunshan University campus is located 37 miles west of Shanghai in Kunshan, which is connected to Shanghai via a 19-minute high-speed train and a subway-light rail train system. Duke Kunshan University currently has an active Global Health Research Center and a newl...y established environmental research center, and offers masters degree programs in global health, medical physics, management studies and environmental policy, and an undergraduate global learning semester program. Duke Kunshan University provides excellent compensation, benefits and start-up packages, which are comparable to those of U.S. institutions.