ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF COMMUNITY HEALTH (BIOSTATISTICS)

CENTER FOR STATISTICAL SCIENCES

BROWN UNIVERSITY

Search Number FM574

An Assistant Professorship of Community Health, in Biostatistics, is available in the Department of Community Health, Brown Medical School. The position will be based at the Center for Statistical Sciences. This renewable term appointment could begin as early as Spring 2002 and will be made for an initial 3-year period. Candidates should have completed all requirements for a doctorate in Biostatistics or Statistics by the beginning of their appointment. Strong potential for methodologic research in Biostatistics and for collaborative research in the biomedical sciences, excellent oral and written communication skills and teaching ability are essential. The new faculty member will be expected to develop an independent research program in biostatistical methodology, to become involved in collaborative research at the Center, and to teach and advise students in the graduate programs of the Department of Community Health. Postdoctoral training and work experience, as well as experience in biostatistical methodology for diagnostic test evaluation would be preferred.

Interested applicants should forward a letter of application, an updated curriculum vitae and 3 letters of recommendation to:

Constantine Gatsonis,
Director
Center for Statistical Sciences
Box G-H
Brown University
Providence RI 02912

Application review will start on December 1, 2001 and will continue until a successful candidate is selected or the search is closed. Brown University is an Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity Employer and actively solicits applications from women, minorities and protected persons.

For more information, please contact Constantine Gatsonis, Ph.D.
E-mail: gatsonis@stat.brown.edu
Phone: 401-863-9183.