Mapping of key-actors within Global Health –Focus on Cancer care
Sort on published: 2017-11-23
Uppsala University is a comprehensive research-intensive university with a strong international standing. Our mission is to pursue top-quality research and education and to interact constructively with society. Our most important assets are all the individuals whose curiosity and dedication make Uppsala University one of Sweden’s most exciting workplaces. Uppsala University has 40,000 students, 7,000 employees and a turnover of SEK 6.5 billion.
Uppsala Health Summit is an international, annual arena for decision-makers, opinion builders and experts for dialogue on how we to implement knowledge from research and innovations for better health and healthcare. All delegates are personally invited, and come from industry, politics, academia, healthcare and civil society, and from different parts of the world.. The Summit 14 – 15 June 2018 will focus on cancer care, with a focus on how we can improve the usage and development of data in biobanks, registries, patient records etc.. for a more efficient and equal care.
We are looking for 1-2 persons who under a limited time can assist us mapping key actors, organizations and persons, suitable to invite to the summit 2018.
More information on Uppsala Health Summit is available on our web, www.uppsalahealthsummit.se.
The mapping of stakeholders shall focus on organisations of importance for the development of cancer care, primarily on ´international level, and persons in a leading position within these organisations. The aim is to establish a relevant and up-to-date list of invitees, with verified contact details.
During the work you will receive support from and report to Uppsala Health Summit’s project management and the experts in the program committee, i.e. researchers from different scientific areas at i.a. Uppsala University and the Swedish University of Agriculture, in addition to external, mainly international contacts.
This is a part-time job that can largely be carried out from home at hours that suit you, but you must of course be able to connect with people when they are available. Considering that we are working with contacts in all parts of the world, this means that you may sometimes need to work at odd hours.
The successful candidate will have a basic prior interest in international policy development, with a focus on global health policy issues, and preferably already have some insights in the focus area of this summit, cancer care.
To be suitable for this job, you shall:
- be able to use English as working language
- be tenacious and meticulous
- feel comfortable initiating contact with persons you have never met
You may be about to finish a master in subjects like Global Health, Caring Sciences, Pharmaceutical Development, Marketing or Political Sciences, or you may already have finished your studies and are now looking for your next opportunities.
We particularly welcome students at Uppsala University and the Swedish University for Agricultural Sciences to apply.
Pay: 130 SEK/hour
Starting: 2018-01-08 or as otherwise agreed.
Type of employment: Temporary position ending 2018-03-31 or as otherwise agreed
Working hours: According to individual agreement, in total c:a 80-120 hours over a period of 2 – 3 months.
For further information about the position please contact Madeleine Neil, email@example.com, telefon 018-471 19 37.
You are welcome to submit your application no later than 2017-12-15, UFV-PA 2017/4368.
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Placement: Division for Communication and External Relations
Type of employment: Part-time , Temporary position shorter than 3 months
Number of positions: 2
Working hours: 80-120 timmar
County: Uppsala län
Number of reference: UFV-PA 2017/4368
Last application date: 2017-12-15