The Unit of Biostatistics seeks qualified biostatisticians for a new post-doc position. The Unit was established in 2010 at IMM, and it currently comprises about 20 affiliated biostatisticians, including 1 Professor, 3 Assistant Professors, biostatisticians, post-docs and doctoral students. The Unit is extremely active in methodologic and collaborative research and involved in the teaching of biostatistics in various undergraduate, master’s, and doctoral programs at Karolinska Institutet. The Unit is also responsible for the Biostatistics Core Facility, supported by KI and Stockholm County Council.
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The new biostatistician will collaborate with the researchers at the Unit on the development of manuscripts that will be submitted for publication in highly-reputed statistical journals. The new biostatistician will also be involved in the teaching of courses in biostatistics that in which the Unit of Biostatistics is responsible. The Unit of Biostatistics can provide excellent support and an ideal environment for the new biostatistician to thrive as researcher and collaborator. The new biostatistician will be offered the opportunity to participate in conferences and workshops, and be involved in the activities of the Unit of Biostatistics.
A person is eligible for a position as Postdoctoral Researcher if he or she has obtained a PhD no more than seven years before the last date of employment as postdoc. The term can be extended under special circumstances.
A PhD degree in biostatistics, statistics, applied mathematics, or related field is required. Knowledge of statistical software (e.g. R, SAS, Stata) is also required. Communication skills and ability to work on multiple tasks at the same time are important. A track-record of peer-reviewed publications and international collaborations is desirable. Interest in professional development in biostatistics is strongly appreciated.
The application for the positions must contain the following documents in English or Swedish:
The application is to be submitted through the MyNetwork recruitment system.
|Type of employment||Visstidsanställning 3-6 månader|
|Contract type||Full time|
|Number of positions||1|
|Last application date||21.Apr.2017 11:59 PM CET|