Dear Allstat Jobseekers,
Please note that the deadline for the following position
is Friday this week.
Principal Statistician: Plant Science
Biomathematics and Statistics Scotland (BioSS) has an international
reputation as a specialist organisation delivering high-quality
consultancy, training and research in statistics, mathematical modelling
and bioinformatics. With over 30 staff at four different locations,
BioSS offers a stimulating and supportive working environment for the
development and application of modern quantitative methods.
We wish to recruit a leader for the small team of BioSS staff at SCRI in
Dundee, collaborating with scientists to ensure the statistical rigour
of their research and contributing to BioSS research in statistical
bioinformatics. As Scotlandís leading Institute for research on crop
plants and their interactions with the environment, SCRI works at the
forefront of modern technology generating a challenging range of
Applicants must be able to demonstrate extensive experience of
collaboration with scientists and innovation in the application of
modern statistical methods, substantiated by a good record of applied
research publications. Experience of staff and project management would
be an advantage.
Further information on the above post, including how to apply, is
available on the BioSS website at http://www.bioss.ac.uk/vacancies.html
The closing date will be 25th July 2008 (Post Ref: BioSS/2/8)
Potential applicants may contact David Elston BioSS Director, (tel +44
(0) 1224 498255), in confidence to discuss the post.
Biomathematics and Statistics Scotland (BioSS) is formally part of The
Scottish Crop Research Institute (SCRI), a registered Scottish charity