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Two (Senior) Research Associates
Lancaster University

Company Information: We are seeking applications for two 3-year (Senior) Research Associate post to work within the Medical and Pharmaceutical Statistics (MPS) Research Unit ( in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Lancaster University. The Medical and Pharmaceutical Statistics Research Unit is directed by Prof Thomas Jaki and undertakes collaborative research with the pharmaceutical industry and medical research institutes.

Position Title: Two (Senior) Research Associates

Duties and Responsibilities: The posts are offered for a three year period in the first instance and we are seeking researchers with an interest in adaptive and Bayesian methods for clinical trials. These posts offer the opportunity to develop an independent research profile and support for the post holders to obtain their own funding is provided. MPS is part of the MRC North West Hub for Trials Methodology Research (NWHTMR) and the network of Hubs ( The NWHTMR is a collaboration between the Universities of Liverpool, Lancaster, Manchester and Bangor in which the Unit leads the theme on the design and analysis of early phase clinical trials.

Position Qualifications: Completed MSc in Statistics or related field (Research Associate)
Completed PhD in Statistics or related field (Senior Research Associate)

Salary Range: £26,829 to £38,183



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Application Deadline: 09/03/2017