Open date: December 3rd, 2018
Last review date: Tuesday, Dec 18, 2018 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: Wednesday, Jun 3, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.
Junior, Assistant, Associate, or Full Specialist Non-Faculty Academic position in Biostatistical Data Analysis sought with F.I. Proctor Foundation, University of California, San Francisco
The incumbent will join a collaborative and exciting team of researchers at the F.I. Proctor Foundation studying infectious/inflammatory eye diseases in the U.S. and internationally. Researchers at F.I. Proctor Foundation investigate ocular infectious and inflammatory diseases and child health. Research projects include cluster and individually randomized trials clinical trials that involve domestic and international collaboration. The incumbent will be asked to contribute to study design from a methodological standpoint, take responsibility for database creation, data management, programming, statistical analyses, and provide assistance with grant writing and publications.
Specialists appointed at the junior rank must possess a baccalaureate degree (or equivalent degree) in Public Health, Biostatistics, or related field, or at least four years of research experience (e.g. with instrumentation and research equipment, social science research methods, or creative activities). Specialists appointed at the Assistant or Associate rank at minimum must possess a master’s degree (or equivalent degree) in Public Health, Biostatistics, or related field or at least five years of experience in the relevant specialization. Specialists appointed at the full rank must possess a terminal degree (or equivalent degree) in Public Health, Biostatistics, or related field or ten or more years of experience in the relevant specialization.
This position requires someone who can be relied upon for primary statistical analyses of a complex nature, play an integral role in designing new research studies (including international clinical trials), design and manage databases for data collection, provide basic training and support in statistical and data-related principles to residents, fellows and other employees, and draft grants, analysis plans and manuscripts. The incumbent should show an interest in clinical research and a desire to contribute to the state of knowledge on the prevention, treatment and correlates of disease. The incumbent must be able to multi-task, problem-solve and apply creative solutions to new and unexpected situations with limited supervision. The incumbent must be able to communicate effectively with international collaborators. This position may include travel to Africa on an annual or biannual basis.
Screening of applicants will begin immediately and will continue as needed throughout the recruitment period. Salary and rank will be commensurate with the applicants experience and training. Please apply online at https://aprecruit.ucsf.edu/apply/JPF02247.
UC San Francisco seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service that has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.
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