Applied Statistics, Biometrics/biostatistics, Data analysis/processing
The Division of Public Health Sciences in the Department of Surgery invites applications for a co-leader of the Biostatistics Shared Resource, a tenure-track/tenured position at the rank of Associate or Full Professor. Located in the Division of Public Health Sciences, this unique position aligns a researcher to work alongside Siteman Cancer Center members to further cancer research through biostatistics. The diverse faculty in the division collaborate with departments across the university through teaching, mentoring and research projects. Leadership within the Siteman Cancer Center supports engaging a senior investigator into this shared research co-director position.
We are particularly interested in candidates with biostatistics expertise in cancer and application of state of the art methods across the cancer care continuum.
Learn more at www.publichealthsciences.wustl.edu.
The Siteman Biostatistics Shared Resource provides support consultation and collaboration on biostatistics and epidemiology. The facility supports cancer research through experimental designs, study monitoring, and data analyses. We utilizes efficient methods that reflect the best practices in biostatistics and epidemiology. The Division of Public Health Sciences is rich with opportunity for innovative research and conduct transdisciplinary research addressing cancer risk across the life course and across generations, from conception to workplace and survivorship. The Siteman Cancer Center Prevention and Control program brings together more than fifty investigators who are studying the relations among biological, genetic, psychological, and epidemiological factors. Studies range from genetic investigations to clinical outcomes and community-based participatory research.
To apply, send a cover letter, curriculum vitae and professional reference list by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to Graham A. Colditz, MD, DrPH, Chief, Division of Public Health Sciences, Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S. Euclid Ave., Campus Box 8100, St. Louis, MO 63110.
Washington University School of Medicine is an equal opportunity employer.
Successful candidates will have: a doctoral degree in biostatistics; a demonstrated track record of research excellence; excellent oral and written communication skills; a desire as well as demonstrated ability to collaborate with research investigators in cancer related studies; and leadership of team science and other collaborative multi-investigator studies is desired.
Additional Salary Information: Washington University offers excellent benefits and competitive salaries. A start-up package accompanies faculty positions, with value on the rank of the appointment. Faculty positions offer the opportunity to collaborate with bench scientists, clinicians, pathologists, geneticists, imaging scientists, epidemiologists, social and behavioral scientists, and other cancer center members. Faculty have protected time to develop externally funded research and participate in teaching.
The Siteman Biostatistics Shared Resource (SBSR) facility is a shared resource core supporting consultation on biostatistics and epidemiology. The facility supports cancer research through experimental designs, study monitoring and data analyses. The faculty and staff utilize efficient methods that reflect the "best practices" in biostatistics and epidemiology. Examples of SBSR core work include: ...NIH-funded peer reviewed cancer grants and pilot and small-scale studies to become part of successful applications for peer-reviewed funding.