Division Head, Biostatistics
The Department of Epidemiology and Social Medicine (DESM) at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine (AECOM) invites applications for a senior biostatistician (Associate/Full Professor) to head a new Biostatistics Division. AECOM is a leading research institution with a strong commitment to excellence in research. The College has NIH-funded centers in cancer, diabetes, liver disease, sickle cell disease, and general clinical research. The DESM is well recognized for its multi-disciplinary programs in epidemiologic, prevention, and health services research and will undergo considerable expansion of its faculty base over the next few years.
The role of the new division head will be to develop and oversee research programs in statistical methodology, collaborate in epidemiologic and clinical studies, mentor junior biostatistics faculty, and teach graduate students. The position will provide opportunities for diverse research experiences in a highly collegial environment. The successful candidate will have a doctorate in Biostatistics or equivalent, strong verbal and written communication skills, relevant research, teaching, and mentoring experience, a record of peer-reviewed substantive and methodological publications, and demonstrated leadership ability.
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter describing their research and teaching experience and listing three referees (who should be asked to submit their references directly to the address shown below), together with their curriculum vitae, to:
Applications will be accepted on a continuing basis until the position is filled.