Martin Hitziger is environmental scientist and management scientist with a passion for systems thinking, sustainability, global health and international development. His research bridges the divides between quantitative, qualitative and transdisciplinary/participative methods. He brings several years experience in designing, coordinating and facilitating collaborative research projects for global health with local and indigenous partners in Latin America (http://www.uns.ethz.ch/res/models/macocc).
At the Section of Epidemiology he will be working at the science-policy interface in advancing methods for complex systems evaluation in integrated health surveillance. The project is a collaboration with the Network for the Evaluation of One Health (a European COST Action: http://neoh.onehealthglobal.net), and the International Society for Disease Surveillance (http://www.syndromic.org).