University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center

 Biostatistician/Quantitative Psychologist

 The Department of Behavioral Science at the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center is seeking a Biostatistician or Quantitative Psychologist. The successful candidate will join a growing team of 12 biostatisticians, quantitative psychologists, data managers and programmers in the Section of Behavioral Statistics on a wide variety of behavioral science research projects related to cancer prevention. Areas of research include smoking prevention and cessation, cancer screening, quality of life of cancer survivors, stress management and immune function, and physical activity. Our innovative interventions utilize state-of-the-art technology including CD-ROMs, the internet and hand-held computers. We are looking for individuals with interests in longitudinal data analysis, correlated data, measurement error, missing data and scale development. Requirements include a Ph.D. in biostatistics, quantitative psychology, or related field or an Master's degree and experience in statistical analysis, preferably in an academic and/or biomedical environment. Proficiency in SAS or similar packages is required. Knowledge of behavioral science and medical terminology, particularly oncology, would be a plus.

 Forward a letter of interest, a copy of your C.V. and a list of three references to:
Carl de Moor, Ph.D., Chief
Section of Behavioral Statistics
Department of Behavioral Science
Box 243
The University of Texas
M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
1515 Holcombe Blvd
Houston, TX 77030

or email to
cdemoor@mdanderson.org; Fax: 713-794-4730

 University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply.