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Clinical Biostatistician
Melbourne Health

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Position Title: Clinical Biostatistician

Duties and Responsibilities: The Melbourne EpiCentre is a collaborative research centre of the University of Melbourne and Melbourne Health located at the Royal Melbourne Hospital. It is an academic centre of excellence with research, education, health care quality and safety, and organisation-improvement agenda. The goal of the centre is to promote and run high quality clinical, non-clinical and biostatistical methodological studies, both locally and internationally.

An exciting new opportunity exists for a Clinical Biostatistician to join the Melbourne Epicentre, Melbourne Health and the University of Melbourne. This role creates immense opportunity for an aspiring Biostatistician to develop a research career in clinical biostatistics, with dedicated involvement in clinical trials, clinical epidemiology with big data and health services research.

The clinical biostatistician will have the opportunity to work in collaboration with clinical researchers and basic scientists within the institution, as well as being a part of national and international research projects led by Prof. Sanjoy Paul, the Director of the Melbourne EpiCentre. The EpiCentre is leading several early and late phase clinical trials and clinical and pharmaco-epidemiological studies with big primary care data from US and UK, funded by NHMRC and multinational pharmaceutical companies.

Position Qualifications: The successful applicant will contribute in design and analysis of clinical studies, undertake clinical epidemiological and biostatistical research, provide biostatistical consulting to clinical and basic science researchers, and participate in associated activities such as research supervision and mentoring. At the senior level you will have the opportunity to take a leadership role within the Melbourne EpiCentre, to lead statistical aspects of projects and mentor junior staff and PhD students.

Salary Range: 90,000



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Application Deadline: 06/12/2018