Director of Biomathematics & Statistics Scotland (BioSS)
BioSS is an internationally renowned group of statisticians,
bioinformaticians and computing specialists. BioSS undertakes research,
and consultancy work to underpin the work of eight scientific institutes,
augmented by a range of research grants and contracts, and operates with an
annual budget of circa £1.2M.
We seek to appoint as Director an exceptional individual with:
- an international standing in applied statistics, biomathematics,
bioinformatics or a related field;
- experience of collaborations with subject-area scientists to solve
problems in agriculture, the environment, food or
- the organisational skills to co-ordinate and develop a highly motivated,
distributed, group of specialist staff.
See www.bioss.ac.uk for details of BioSS, the post and the attractive
and benefits package.
Closing date for applications November 5th 2004.
BioSS is formally a part of Scottish Crop Research Institute, an equal
opportunities employer grant-aided by the Scottish Executive Environment
and Rural Affairs Department (SEERAD).