Opening for Faculty Member in Division of Biostatistics
National Jewish Health, Denver, CO
National Jewish Health, located in the heart of Denver, Colorado near the beautiful Rocky Mountains, is seeking a candidate at the assistant professor level in the Division of Biostatistics. The candidate will collaborate with researchers at NJH involved in a wide variety of research, and will also have the opportunity to seek funding for personal research of interest. Collaborative research may include but is not limited to basic sciences, observational studies, clinical trials, longitudinal analyses, omics, and multivariate analyses.
National Jewish Health
Located in the heart of Denver, Colorado in the beautiful Rocky Mountains National Jewish Health has been the center of research in immunology in the Denver area for many years and has long specialized in the treatment of lung diseases. National Jewish Health is known worldwide for treatment of patients with respiratory, cardiac, gastroenterological, immune and related disorders, and for groundbreaking medical research. Founded in 1899 as a nonprofit hospital, National Jewish Health remains the only facility in the world dedicated exclusively to these disorders and has ranked as the number one or number two hospital in pulmonology on the U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals list ever since pulmonology was included in the rankings.
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And submit their curriculum vitae and a letter describing their interest to:
Matthew Strand, PhD
Division of Biostatistics
Monica Kiger, Physician Recruiter
National Jewish Health is a non-profit, non-sectarian institution and is a longstanding cornerstone in the Denver healthcare community. National Jewish Health seeks to attract the best-qualified candidates who support the mission, vision and values of the Institution and those who respect and promote excellence through diversity. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, age, national origin, citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, physical or mental disability, marital, familial or parental status, genetic information, military status, veteran status or any other legally protected classification. We are a tobacco and fragrance free
The ideal candidate will have the following qualities.
A Ph.D. degree in Biostatistics or closely related field
Either substantial postdoctoral training or graduate-level research experience
A publication record, and some experience with grant writing
Good written and oral communication skills
The ability to collaborate closely with other researchers