Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Statistical Center for HIV/AIDS Research and Prevention

Job Title and #:
Manager of Biostatistics Group #JS-15244

Job Description:
The HIV Prevention Trials Network (HPTN) within the Statistical Center for
HIV/AIDS Research and Prevention (SCHARP) at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research
Center in Seattle seeks a Manager of Biostatistics.  The incumbent in this
newly created position will spend approximately half of his/her time working
closely with the HPTN Statistical Research Associates (SRA's).
Responsibilities include: hiring and training of new SRAs, making work
assignments, evaluating job performance, ensuring consistent high quality
implementation of protocol analyses and providing continuing guidance on
analytical and study operational issues. These management responsibilities
include serving on the (SCHARP) management team representing the HPTN
Statistical Group. The incumbent will also be expected to serve as a
statistician for one or more prevention protocols.  Responsibilities will
include some or all of the following: contribute to study design as a member
of the protocol team, develop statistical analysis plans, perform complex
statistical analyses, collaborate on final analysis and manuscript
preparation, participate in statistical methods research related to problems
arising from HIV prevention trials.  The incumbent will report to the
Director of SCHARP and will work closely with the Deputy Director of SCHARP

Applications should include: A letter summarizing biostatistical,
supervisory and management experience and a current CV including names and
contact information of three references should be submitted to:

Deborah Donnell
1100 Fairview Ave N, MP-1195
Seattle, WA 98109

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:
Doctoral or Masters degree in Statistics or Biostatistics and minimum of 5
years of related experience, including supervision and project management.
Background in statistical computing within a clinical trial setting required
including proficiency with SAS and/or Splus required. Proven management
skills with strong oral and written communication abilities also necessary.

Requisition Number:  015244

Business Title: Manager of Biostatistics Group

Job Type:  Full time
Job Category:  Statistics
Compensation:  Salary DOE+ excellent benefits

OPENING DATE:  November 18th, 2003

CLOSING DATE:  Open until filled

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