The Division of Biomedical Statistics and Informatics in the Department of Health Sciences Research at Mayo Clinic is seeking applications for a faculty position in the Section of Cancer Center Statistics.
The Section of Cancer Center Statistics, within the Division of Biomedical Statistics and Informatics, houses the Biostatistics Shared Resource of the Mayo Clinic Cancer Center and the Statistical and Data Center for the Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology. The Section has provided expert statistical collaboration with cancer investigators for over 35 years and has a rich tradition of methodological research in clinical trials, survival analysis, surrogate endpoints, quality of life methods, and high dimensional data. It currently houses 12 PhDs, 19 Masters Statisticians, and 27 bachelors-trained statisticians.
License or certification Candidates should have a PhD in Biostatistics or a closely related field with demonstrated experience and interest in clinical trials and/or patient reported outcomes/quality of life methods. A successful candidate will possess:
A sound understanding of the basic principles of clinical trial design and analysis and/or health outcomes research;
An ability to assimilate relevant information and initiate new areas of research particularly in the areas of novel trial design, and/or analysis of trial-related biomarker data, and/or quality of life methods;
Experience working with a multi-disciplinary team of scientists and clinicians; and
Leadership skills with the ability to give scientific direction to a team of support staff. Flexibility, creativity and excellent communication skills are required.
Applications should include a cover letter, CV, and a statement of research interests.
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