Dr. Harsha Thirumurthy is recruiting a post-doc to work in behavioral economics & global health beginning in the spring/summer of 2021. The deadline to apply is February 28, 2021.
Postdoctoral position in behavioral economics and global health, beginning spring/summer 2021
University of Pennsylvania
Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy
The Center for Health Incentives and Behavioral Economics
PI: Dr. Harsha Thirumurthy
The Center for Health Incentives and Behavioral Economics (CHIBE) at the University of Pennsylvania seeks a qualified candidate to serve as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow to work on global health projects that apply insights from economics and psychology to promote various health behaviors related to HIV/AIDS and non-communicable diseases.
The fellow may also work on research projects that use secondary data. The fellow will work under the supervision of Dr. Harsha Thirumurthy and have opportunities to collaborate with research partners, participate in field research activities when possible, conduct data analysis, lead manuscripts and presentations, and develop grant proposals and research designs.
The position is a one-year appointment based at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia and is renewable depending on performance and funding.
The following application materials are requested:
The starting date will be mid-2021, although an earlier start date may be possible.