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Assistant/Associate Faculty Member
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Company Information: The Department of Biostatistics at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital ( invites applications for two faculty position at the Assistant or Associate Member (Professor) level depending upon qualifications and experience. Candidates must have a PhD in Bio-statistics or Statistics and a record of peer-reviewed publications showing evidence of (for Assistant Member, a potential of) productive methodological research. The selected candidate will be expected to have continued independent statistical research motivated by biomedical collaborations.

Position Title: Assistant/Associate Faculty Member

Duties and Responsibilities: For the first position preference will be given to candidates with statistical research interests in Survival Analysis, Longitudinal Analysis or Multivariate Analysis and a commitment to collaborative research with clinical investigators. Experience in designing and conducting epidemiological studies is highly desirable.

For the second positon preference will be given to candidates with statistical research interests in Survival Analysis, and clinical trial design. Experience with pre-clinical studies (e.g. anti-tumor activity in tumor xenograft models, synergistic effects in vitro and in vivo testing), as well as designing and conducting early phase (phase I and II) clinical trials is highly desirable.

Position Qualifications: The Department staff includes thirteen faculty positions, two post-doctoral fellows, twenty-two master’s level bio-statisticians, eight computer scientists and several support staff. Applicants must demonstrate excellent oral and written communications skills, have interest in biomedical collaborations and be proficient in computing. Compensation is very competitive and commensurate with experience. Send letter of interest, CV, and have three reference letters sent to: or Dr. Deo Kumar Srivastava, Interim Chair, Dept. of Bio-statistics, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105-3678, EE/AAE.

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