Job Description: The Jaeb Center for Health Research is seeking applications for a newly created Director of Biostatistics position. The Jaeb Center is a nonprofit entity in Tampa, FL whose primary focus is in serving as a Coordinating Center for NIH-funded multi-center trials. Current projects involve eye diseases, multiple sclerosis, and diabetes. For more information on the Jaeb Centerís current projects, please visit our website at www.jaeb.org.
Requirements: Applicants must hold a Ph.D. degree in biostatistics or a related field. Experience with clinical trials is preferred. Responsibilities of the position, which will account for about 50% effort, will include supervision of 3 to 4 Masters level data analysts and collaboration with investigators in the development of study protocols and in the writing of manuscripts. It is anticipated that 25% time will be spent on conducting independent statistical research related to data collected in Jaeb Center projects and 25% time will be unrestricted.
The successful candidate will have the opportunity to obtain a faculty appointment at the University of South Florida College of Public Heath. Teaching and student mentoring opportunities will exist but will not be required for the position.
Closing Date: March 1, 2002
Candidates may apply by emailing a letter outlining current interests and relevant experience and the names of three references and a curriculum vitae to:
Roy W. Beck, M.D., Ph.D., Executive Director: email@example.com.