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Research Fellow (HSSR/DM)

Date: 15-Aug-2022

Location: Outram Campus, SG

Company: National University of Singapore

Job Description


The Health Services and Systems Research Programme in Duke-NUS is a centre of academic excellence for research and education on the organisation, funding and delivery of health services. The programme’s focus is on public health and clinical service innovation in an increasingly complex and connected world.


The selected candidate will perform a variety of research activities within the overall scope of a research project under the supervision of the Principal Investigator or his/her designate, including but not limited to the following: - 


  • Provide expertise in conducting research activities, including but not limited to planning, organising, conducting, and communicating research studies within the overall scope of a research project. 
  • Apply qualitative and quantitative research techniques which include accurate in-depth assessment and interpretation and evaluation of research outcomes.
  • Conceptualise new ideas and develop plans for independent research which could have a considerable influence and impact on the relevant field in attracting research funding.
  • Write and review research papers, present research outcomes and develop connections with local and international researchers for collaboration work.
  • Contribute to project management, provide guidance to more junior researchers as well as undergraduate and graduate students, and occasional educational/instructional activities.
  • Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein.

Job Requirements


  • PhD in a related scientific area and/or post-graduate Medical Degree with at least 3 years of relevant research experience and training.
  • Demonstrated very good knowledge, skills and expertise, with potential to achieve research excellence.
  • Evidence of high impact publication experimental results.
  • Have knowledge of the scientific background relevant to the research area.
  • Process strong teamwork skills and the ability to work harmoniously with a diverse workforce.


Covid-19 Message


At NUS, the health and safety of our staff and students are one of our utmost priorities, and COVID-vaccination supports our commitment to ensure the safety of our community and to make NUS as safe and welcoming as possible. Many of our roles require a significant amount of physical interactions with students/staff/public members. Even for job roles that may be performed remotely, there will be instances where on-campus presence is required.


Taking into consideration the health and well-being of our staff and students and to better protect everyone in the campus, applicants are strongly encouraged to have themselves fully COVID-19 vaccinated to secure successful employment with NUS.


We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.