University of Wisconsin, School of Medicine and Public Health
April 5, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Opening for a PhD-level biostatistician to support independent data monitoring committees (DMCs) for industry-sponsored Phase 2, 3, 4 clinical trials and provide statistical consultation and collaboration on other clinical studies. Working as part of a team, incumbent will analyze and report interim safety and efficacy results to DMC clinicians and statisticians to help ensure patient safety and trial integrity.
Incumbent will serve as co-investigator and eventually principal investigator for SDAC projects.
The School of Medicine and Public Health has a deep and profound commitment to diversity both as an end in itself but, also as a valuable means for eliminating health disparities. As such, we strongly encourage applications from candidates who foster and promote the values of diversity and inclusion.
To begin the application process, go to https://jobs.wisc.edu/ and search for position vacancy 93121. Click on the 'Apply Now' button. You will be asked to upload a current resume/CV and a cover letter that addresses how your strengths match the requirements and principal duties and a statement of research interests and experience. You will also be asked to provide contact information for three (3) references, including at least one current or former supervisor.
DEGREE AND AREA OF SPECIALIZATION:
Ph.D. in statistics, biostatistics, or a closely related field
MINIMUM NUMBER OF YEARS AND TYPE OF RELEVANT WORK EXPERIENCE:
Experience with analysis of clinical trial data is highly desirable. Previous experience with design of clinical trials is desirable. Experience with SAS and R in a Linux or UNIX environment is desirable.
Excellent written and oral communication skills are necessary. Candidates must have a demonstrated ability to clearly explain statistical analysis results and concepts both to other statisticians and to non-statisticians.
Internal Number: 93121-AS
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