The School of Medicine and Health Sciences at the Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg collaborates closely with the Rijksuniversiteit Groningen. To intensify this cooperation in the field of health services research and in comparative research on health, health care structures, processes and outcomes between the German and the Dutch health care system, the Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg seeks applications for a

Junior Professorship (W1) 

Health and health care systems with a focus on international comparison

to be assigned as soon as possible within the Department of Health Services Research.

Health services research is one of the research priorities of the School of Medicine and Health Sciences. Important partners are the Rijksuniversiteit Groningen, the University Medical Center Groningen and the Aletta Jacobs School of Public Health as well as the corresponding clinical departments at the participating hospitals of the Medical Campus of Oldenburg University, the network of general practitioners, the Jade University of Applied Sciences and the University of Bremen.

The successful candidate is expected to have first experiences in the field of health services research in the context of the German or the Dutch health care system proven by national and international publications in peer-reviewed journals. Relevant methodological competencies in empirical research are required. We also expect first teaching experiences as well as participation in the acquisition of third-party funds. Knowledge of the German as well as the Dutch health care system and experiences in international research cooperation and in project management are desirable.

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