INSTITUTE OF HEALTH & SOCIETY
Senior Research Associate (Statistician) £36715 - £43840
Job ref A771R(IHS)
We are looking for an enthusiastic individual to join a team of statisticians supporting the research conducted within the Institute of Health & Society. The Institute comprises leading UK centres in the areas of Health Services Research and Epidemiology and Public Health and hosts the Newcastle Clinical Trials Unit. Multidisciplinary projects are conducted within the areas of effectiveness of clinical and public health interventions and health technologies, chronic non-communicable diseases, fetal, perinatal and environmental epidemiology.
You should be able to contribute to all aspects of the research process including preparation of funding applications, design and conduct of research studies, statistical analyses, report writing and presentation of results. We are particularly interested in people with substantial experience of systematic reviews. You will work on a number of studies involving different groups of researchers from multi-disciplinary backgrounds within the IHS, the Faculty of Medical Sciences, and NHS Trusts, with support from other statisticians as necessary.
A postgraduate qualification in statistics is essential.
Applications from people wishing to work full or part-time are welcome. Please state your preferred working pattern in your application.
Full details are available in the further particulars at http://www.ncl.ac.uk/vacancies/jobs/ Job ref A771R(IHS)
Informal enquiries may be made to Denise Howel by e-mail to [log in to unmask]
Information about the Institute of Health & Society is at www.ncl.ac.uk/ihs
Closing date for applications - 2nd November 2010
Date of interview - Thursday 2nd December 2010
Institute of Health & Society
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE2 4AX, UK
Tel : 0191 222 7381
& School of Mathematics and Statistics
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE1 7RU, UK
Tel : 0191 222 7245
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