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Biostatistics Faculty
Moffitt Cancer Center

Company Information: The Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics at Moffitt Cancer Center, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, is seeking a faculty member in the tenure-earning rank of Assistant/Associate Member with preference for strong expertise in clinical trial or clinical biostatistics expertise. Moffitt is affiliated with the University of South Florida and a University appointment is available in the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor as applicable. Methodological research in biostatistics is also expected.

The Department currently has 13 faculty and approximately 27 staff engaged in a wide range of statistical and bioinformatics research and collaborations on clinical and biological studies in cancer including novel therapeutic and drug discoveries, prognostic and predictive biomarker developments, chemoprevention, high throughput genomics, proteomics, next-generation sequencing data-based investigations, epidemiological studies, comparative effectiveness research, clinical trial designs, and personalized medicine studies. Many of these projects draw upon Moffitt’s Total Cancer Care initiative, which provides access to a comprehensive set of clinical and molecular data on a large number of cancer patients.

Position Title: Biostatistics Faculty

Duties and Responsibilities: The Ideal Candidate:
• We seek candidates who can contribute to the many current clinical and basic science studies at Moffitt, as evidenced by a history of peer-reviewed publications and involvement in grant supported research projects.
• Preference will be given to applicants with an outstanding record doing team science or collaborative biostatistics with an emphasis in clinical or translational science. Areas of particular interest are in the areas of: prediction modeling, survival analysis, competing risk models, Phase I and II clinical trial design, and/or causal inference.
• The candidate is expected to identify and resolve methodological issues that arise in collaborative research, as a major expectation is to identify areas of methodological research in which to engage that will benefit the candidate’s collaborative research.

• Collaborate on a variety of cancer clinical and basic science research projects
• Communicate clearly and openly
• Build relationships to promote a collaborative environment

Position Qualifications: Credentials and Qualifications:
• Successful candidates must have a Ph.D. in statistics, biostatistics or related field and relevant research training and experience.

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Application Information: To apply, visit our website and refer to requisition number #26603.
Please be sure to attach your CV and cover letter as one PDF.

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