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Tenured Professorship and Director The Biostatistics Center, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics Milken Institute School of Public Health, The George Washington University The Biostatistics Center of the Milken Institute School of Public Health is seeking a tenured faculty member as its Director. The Center coordinates large-scale multi-center clinical trials and epidemiological studies with annual funding of approximately $65 million across several major projects. The academic appointment of the Director, as Professor or Associate Professor, will be in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics in the Milken Institute School of Public Health. Basic Qualifications: We seek applicants with a doctorate in statistics, biostatistics or epidemiology or equivalent doctoral educational attainment; an established program of research; and a strong national or international reputation supported by a significant record of developing innovative statistical, biostatistical, or epidemiological methods. Core responsibilities of the position will be to serve as the Director of the Biostatistics Center and Principal Investigator or Co-Investigator on one or more major projects of the Biostatistics Center and contribute to the academic mission of the University as Professor or Associate Professor in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics. Application Procedure: To be considered please complete the online faculty application at and submit the following documents: 1) a Curriculum Vitae; 2) a cover letter that includes a synopsis of your experience and qualifications, including any medical scientific presentations or publications; and 3) a statement of research interests describing your career goals and how this position can help you achieve those goals. Review of applications will begin on February 24, 2017 and is ongoing until the position is filled. Only complete applications will be considered.

Company: The George Washington University Biostatistics Center
Contact Person: Jessica Castillo
Contact E-mail:
Phone: 301-881-9260
Address: 6110 Executive Blvd., Suite 750
Rockville, MD 20852
United States

Masters Level Biostatisticians
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center has positions available for masters level biostatisticians. The successful applicant will engage in a wide variety of collaborative projects with medical investigators and statisticians. Projects involve the design, analysis and publication of clinical, laboratory or cancer prevention research. Qualifications include a masters degree in biostatistics or statistics, excellent programming skills, proficiency in database manipulation, and good verbal and written communication skills. Please email cover letter and c.v. to: MSKCC is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply.

Company: Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Contact Person: Dr. Katherine Panageas
Contact E-mail:
Phone: 6468888300
Address: 485 Lexington Avenue, 2nd floor
New York, NY 10017
United States

Postdoctoral Fellow in Biomedical Ethics / Meta-Research
McGill Biomedical Ethics Unit / Studies of Translation, Ethics, and Medicine (STREAM) is inviting applications for a postdoctoral research fellow (PDF) with a background in clinical trials or ethics. Special consideration will be given to candidates knowledgeable in research ethics, statistics, systematic review, or meta-science. The project will examine how risk, benefit, burdens, and clinical hypotheses evolve as new drugs are developed- and whether there are ways to improve efficiencies in clinical development. The PDF will work under the supervision of Jonathan Kimmelman, alongside several coinvestigators (Alex London, Dean Fergusson, and Spencer Hey). Responsibilities will include designing and implementing analyses of drug development trajectories, developing morally relevant metrics for drug development efficiency, and evaluating policy and ethical dimensions. The project will also apply forecast methods. The PDF is encouraged to develop his or her own research within the scope of the project, and to publish both team and independently authored manuscripts. We anticipate a starting date of Spring/Summer 2017, depending on availability. The successful candidate should have recently been awarded their PhD (within 3 years*) in a relevant area. The term of hiring is one year, renewable for up to one additional year. Review of applications will proceed on a rolling basis and will continue until the position is filled. Applications should include a cover letter describing research interests, a CV, a writing sample, and the contact information for 3 references. Applications should be sent electronically to: Jonathan Kimmelman, PhD Biomedical Ethics Unit / Social Studies of Medicine McGill University / 3647 Peel St. / Montreal, QC H3A 1X1 For details about STREAM, and the team members on this project, visit

Company: McGill Biomedical Ethics Unit
Contact Person: Jonathan Kimmelman
Contact E-mail:
Address: McGill University
3647 Peel St.
Montreal, QC H3A 1X1

Tenure Track Faculty Position-Washington University St Louis
The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences is seeking a Ph.D. biostatistician or clinical epidemiologist who wants to develop a strong academic career. Position is a full-time, tenure-track appointment as an Assistant Professor or higher. Successful candidates will have an interest in developing a research program focused on clinical trial/biostatistical methodology, patient-centered outcomes or health economics. Furthermore, they will establish a vigorous, extramurally-funded clinical research program and have a strong interest in collaborative research providing statistical and methodological expertise. Competitive salary, ample start-up package and facilities within The Vision Research Coordinating Center. This multi-center is widely recognized for NIH studies including the Ocular Hypertension Treatment, Collaborative Evaluation in Keratoconus and the Reducing Adenovirus Patient-Infected Days Trial. Washington University has a strong vision science community ( supported by the graduate program in the Division of Biology and Biomedical Sciences (, a Vision Sciences Training Grant and a P30 Core Grant with a Biostatistics Unit that supports the vision science community in advanced imaging methods, molecular genetics, visual function tests and biostatistics. Washington University School of Medicine has been listed among the top ten medical schools by U.S. News and World Report since rankings were first published in 1987, and ranks first in the nation in student selectivity. St. Louis competed successfully to become the 2nd Cambridge Innovation Center (CIC), and the School of Medicine is within a mile of the CIC. St. Louis was named one of the best cities in America for entrepreneurs by The Princeton Review and Entrepreneur magazine. Please submit (1) a current curriculum vitae, including a list of publications and grant support, (2) a brief statement of research interests and (3) contact information for three references. Send applications to: Mae Gordon Ph.D., Chair of the Search Committee, Applications will be considered beginning in May, 2017.

Company: Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Contact Person: Mae Gordon, PhD
Contact E-mail:
Address: The Vision Research Coordinating Center
Saint Louis, MO 63110


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