Postdoctoral Research Opportunity- Closing date 31 October 2020

This postdoctoral research opportunity is for 1 year. The successful candidate will be expected to conduct methodologically sound research on priority topics linked to prehospital care.

Applicants for this postdoctoral research fellowship must hold (or have their final dissertation fully approved by the institution to proceed with graduation) a doctoral degree in epidemiology, public health, or a related health science discipline; and must provide proof of this at the time of application. Candidates should have experience in conducting systematic reviews and have research methods expertise. Knowledge of guideline development and practice in critical appraisal, as well as a publication history in systematic reviews is advantageous.

Key activities:

  • To identify priority guideline topics (initial focus on injuries) and conduct and publish evidence synthesis in priority prehospital issues
  • Collaborate with international and local partners in research activities
  • Identify, coordinate and contribute to grant proposals
  • To abide by host institution policies, rules and procedures for postdoctoral research fellows and codes of conduct and rules governing research results, research materials, and intellectual property.


To apply, please send the following to

  1. your updated CV
  2. proof of your PhD qualification
  3. names and emails contacts of two referees who can be contacted immediately if you are shortlisted

Closing date: 31 October 2020

Start date: 4 January 2021

Queries regarding the application process should be made by email to

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