Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) in Health and Social Policy

In this role, you will be responsible for the development of a research agenda and teaching offers in the domain of health and social policy at the Department of Health Sciences and Medicine. You will promote research in the department and at national and international levels, and you actively contribute to our degree programs. Your tasks will include the development of your own and innovative research agenda in health and social policy and the promotion of young academics.

The successful candidate will have a PhD in political science, health sciences, public health, social policy, or economics with a specialization in health or social policy. A focus of the position is on policy analysis and the evaluation of interventions, e.g., using experimental and quasi-experimental approaches. Knowledge of the Swiss health system and current issues in health and social policy is required. We expect applicants to have a relevant track record of publications in their field, proven teaching experience, and evidence of competitively obtained research funding.

Please submit your electronic application until February 28, 2022

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