The Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology of the University of Ioannina,
Greece, invites applications for a Postdoctoral Research Associate post.
Location: University of Ioannina School of Medicine
Salary: 20,000-25,000¤ per annum depending on experience and qualifications
Closing date: 1 Sept 2012
Starting date: 1 Oct 2012
The post holder will be developing novel statistical models for
meta-analysis with multiple interventions and missing outcome data. Motivated
from real datasets, the successful candidate is expected to extend the standard
statistical models for meta-analysis and apply them into networks of trials
comparing multiple treatments (network meta-analysis).
The post is funded by the General Secretariat for Research and Technology of
Greece and the European Research Council. The grant supports also training
opportunities and career development. This will allow the post holder to attend
workshops, conferences and networking activities. Within a multidisciplinary and
highly motivated environment, the post will provide the opportunity to the
successful candidate to work in collaboration with various European research
groups in the cutting edge of evidence synthesis.
You should have a PhD, or equivalent, in a quantitative discipline such as
statistics, applied mathematics or computational biology. Interest in
epidemiology and understanding of clinical problems are an important advantage.
Programming skills in a high level language such as a C and R are essential and
previous experience with Bayesian methodology is desirable. Fluency in English
and aptitude with writing and publishing manuscripts are essential. Knowledge
of Greek language is not required.
Applications should include a CV in English, contact details for two academic or
professional referees and a cover letter with a personal statement (about half a
page) describing your suitability and motivation.
For more information regarding the research field visit www.mtm.uoi.gr
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