We are offering a 3 year PhD studentship to be based in a Department of Health funded Policy Research Unit in Economic Evaluation located in the School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) at the University of Sheffield. We welcome applications to undertake methodological research in the areas of: innovation; outcome measurement in health and social care; measuring and valuing inter-sectoral effects for economic evaluation; social value of a QALY. The studentship will include home/EU tuition fees plus an annual maintenance grant (currently £13,590 for 2011/2012). In addition there is an annual Research Training Support Grant of £750 to cover conference attendance, training courses, equipment and books. For further details about the studentships please see here.
For further details about EEPRU please see the web site http://www.eepru.co.uk. Informal enquiries regarding the research themes and the studentship should be directed to Dr Donna Rowen: firstname.lastname@example.org. Closing date for applications: Monday 7th May 2012.