We are looking to recruit an individual to work in the statistical team within the Health Services Research Unit (5* rated research department) at the University of Aberdeen. The team are involved in a wide range of statistical activities including the design, conduct and analysis of randomised trials, meta-analysis, decision modelling, non-randomised studies and methodological research projects in these areas, with collaborators from other national and international centres.
Candidates should have a good degree in statistics (or closely related subject). To be appointed as a Research Fellow you should have a PhD or MSc in statistics or a closely related discipline and appropriate work experience. Opportunities exist for candidates interested in statistical programming and/or methodological research of practical relevance to the work of the Unit. More experienced candidates will be encouraged to develop applied statistical research projects to compliment the existing research work. All candidates should have the ability to work effectively within a multi-disciplinary team. For more details about HSRU see http://www.abdn.ac.uk/hsru/ .
Appointment will be at Grade 5 - 7 (£24,877 - £43,622) depending on qualifications and experience.
These posts offer excellent opportunities for career development as a member of a research group with an established international reputation in health services research. Appointment is for a period of two years in the first instance.
Informal enquiries may be made to Graeme MacLennan (tel: 01224 553487, email: [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>) or Dr Craig Ramsay (tel: 01224 558994, email: [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>) . Further details, including how to apply, are at http://www.abdn.ac.uk/jobs/display.php?recordid=YHS089R .
Reference number: YHS089R
Job Title:Research Assistant/Fellow
Closing Date: 09-Jan-2009
Salary range:£24,877 - £43,622 per annum
Health Services Research Unit
Health Sciences Building
University of Aberdeen
Aberdeen AB25 2ZD
Tel: +44 (0)1224 553487
Fax +44 (0)1224 554580
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