PhD Opportunity - Modelling COVID-19 Policy Response

  • The University of Melbourne
  • Australia, Vic
  • Jan 14, 2022

Job Description:

A PhD opportunity simulating COVID-19 policy responses is available in the Population Interventions Unit, Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, MSPGH, University of Melbourne. The PhD will be in epidemiology, intersecting with one or more of economics and data science. This PhD opportunity is ideal for candidates looking to gain skills in infectious disease epidemiology, epidemiology more generally, simulation of population interventions for decision making – and how epidemiology can be blended with economics and data science.

The ideal candidate will have:


Australian or New Zealand citizenship or permanent residency is preferable. Outstanding international applicants will be considered.

Applicants are required to meet the University of Melbourne’s requirements for a Research Higher Degree candidature. Please refer to:

Scholarship Description:

How to Apply: Applicants are required to complete and submit this Download File EOI Form_PhD Scholarship_COVID-19 Policy Modelling (1).docx via email, together with the other required documents, directly to