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Chief, Division of Cancer Biostatistics
Division of Cancer Biostatistics, Department of Biostatistics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Company Information: The Division of Cancer Biostatistics houses 11 faculty and 20 staff, with a focus on collaborations in the Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center. It is housed within the Department of Biostatistics which was founded in 2003, and is currently home to 33 faculty, 21 staff biostatisticians, 15 IT staff, and 35 graduate students. The division and department continue to expand rapidly, especially to meet the challenges of the booming data science era.

Vanderbilt University Medical Center is a top-ranked medical center located in Nashville, Tennessee – a vibrant, engaging city known proudly as Music City, U.S.A. The Vanderbilt University School of Medicine ranks 14th among the nation’s elite programs, according to U.S. News and World Report’s annual ranking of top medical schools for research, released in the 2018 edition of America’s Best Graduate Schools. It ranks 8th in the nation among U.S. medical schools in total grant support provided through the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

Position Title: Chief, Division of Cancer Biostatistics

Duties and Responsibilities: The Division of Cancer Biostatistics seeks a visionary leader with internationally recognized scholarship, who is committed to mentoring, to faculty career development, and to team-oriented research.

Position Qualifications: Applicants must have a PhD or equivalent degree in biostatistics, statistics, or relevant quantitative fields, a record of leadership, and outstanding methodological and collaborative research contributions.

Vanderbilt University is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.

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