Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK) is one of the world’s premier cancer centers, committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The blending of research with patient care is at the heart of everything we do. The institution is a comprehensive cancer center whose purposes are the treatment and control of cancer, the advancement of biomedical knowledge through laboratory and clinical research, and the training of scientists, physicians and other health care workers.
The Dept of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, a group made up of 35 biostatisticians (17 faculty, 18 research staff), is seeking a highly motivated and successful individual to join them at the doctoral level.
Department members engage in collaborative research with investigators studying the full spectrum of problems in cancer research, and pursue their independent research interests. The current interests of the faculty include methodology for the design and analysis of clinical trials, epidemiologic studies, genomics, statistical genetics, diagnostic test evaluations, survival analysis, computer intensive methods, hierarchical modeling, and Bayesian techniques.
The ideal candidate should have:
A strong commitment to statistical collaborations with medical or basic science investigators
Excellent communication skills
An interest in pursuing independent methodological research
Please send CV, a cover letter outlining your interest and names/contact information of three references via email to:
Assistant to the Chair, Department of Epidemiology-Biostatistics
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About Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.
For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.