BIG DATA ANALYTICS
RESEARCH
KNOWLEDGE CAFE

Professor

..  PdD

 Macro Economics

 permanent

 43745

..  United Kingdom/London

 Work Permit:Not required

 2016-07-27

 Shortlist

Who Can Apply ?

The successful candidate appointed to Senior Lecturer/Lecturer level will be expected to have a PhD in economics and a Master’s or Bachelors qualification in Mathematics or a related discipline with significant mathematical content. Strong technical skills in computer programming including GAMS and STATA and substantial experience in building and developing CGE and other simulation models is required and some application of these models in a health context is also essential. The candidate must have an interest in methodological development, coupled with excellent organisational skills. Successful experience of line managing or mentoring junior staff is desirable if appointed at Lecturer level. 


Other essential details

he Senior Lecturer/Lecturer will be responsible for tendering for, design and implementation of applied and methodological research projects.  The successful candidate will be committed to both applying and advancing methods for simulation models, particularly Computable General Equilibrium (CGE) models in GAMS and for creating a supportive and stimulating intellectual environment, supporting junior staff and students, linking with other modellers and researchers to link current research approaches to economic models within LSHTM, and strengthening networks with external collaborators.