University of Birmingham
GRADE 8 – Senior Medical Statistician in the Birmingham Clinical Trials Unit (BCTU)
Full Time (Part Time will be considered), Fixed Term for 4 years
Starting salary Academic Related Grade 8 £40,792 to £48,677 (with potential progression to £54,765)
We are looking to appoint an experienced Clinical Trials Statistician to the post of Senior Medical Statistician within the Birmingham Clinical Trials Unit (BCTU) and join the expanding Statistics Team at BCTU.
This post provides an exciting opportunity to collaborate with clinical investigators on a national and international level, and play a senior role in the development of research ideas into clinical trials. The post holder will provide methodological and statistical support to clinical studies, working with clinical investigators on funding applications and providing statistical support to ongoing studies leading to publications in high-impact journals which will impact on the future clinical management of patients.
BCTU is a leading national UKCRC clinical trials unit. Established in 1997, BCTU has evolved into one of the largest and most effective clinical trial units in the UK specialising in the design, conduct and analysis of definitive clinical trials and test evaluation studies, as well as methodological research, under the directorship of Professor Peter Brocklehurst. BCTU’s aim is to help stimulate, develop, conduct, support, analyse and report high quality clinical research to generate more reliable evidence on causes and best treatment of a wide range of diseases.
The main University campus is in Edgbaston<https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edgbaston> close to Birmingham city centre<https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Birmingham_city_centre> and provides a stimulating working environment. As a Russell Group University, Birmingham is committed to delivering and maintaining the best research, teaching and learning experience. The University of Birmingham was named The Times and Sunday Times University of the Year 2013–14. The 2014 REF confirmed Birmingham's position amongst the top research universities, with more than 81% of all research carried out by the University of Birmingham rated as 'world leading' or 'internationally excellent' in terms of its originality, significance and rigour
For informal enquiries, please contact Natalie Ives: [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]> or Professor Peter Brocklehurst: [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>
Closing date: 26th November 2018 Post Reference No.: 58711
Applications can be made online at www.birmingham.ac.uk/staff/jobs/<http://www.birmingham.ac.uk/staff/jobs/>
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University of Birmingham
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