What are the business models behind the recent developments in the field of digital healthcare?
The ongoing digitization of our everyday life offers unique opportunities for innovation in healthcare. The CSS Health Lab is an integral part of the Centre for Digital Health Interventions (CDHI) (www.c4dhi.org), a joint initiative of the Institute of Technology Management at the University of St. Gallen (ITEM-HSG), the Department of Management, Technology, and Economics at ETH Zurich, and the Swiss health insurer CSS.
The CSS Health Lab strives to specify, develop, and evaluate consumer- and healthcare provider-centric applications for the prevention and management of non-communicable diseases and common mental disorders using ubiquitous computing technology. ITEM-HSG in St.Gallen under the supervision of Prof. Fleisch and co-supervision of Prof. Kowatsch: with the objective of obtaining a at HSG.
You must be eligible for a Ph.D. at the University of St. Gallen and you will work on specific projects in cooperation with our healthcare partner CSS. As part of our team, you take direct project responsibility. You will plan, conduct, and evaluate cutting-edge research at the intersection of the social, medical, and engineering sciences. This includes subfields such as entrepreneurship, general management, behavioral science, and information systems.
Employment conditions, compensation, and benefits are attractive and based on the guidelines of HSG. The average duration necessary for successfully obtaining a Ph.D. is 3 1/2 years.
You should meet the following requirements: