Biostatistician DEPARTMENT OF GENETICS, Centre for Core Biotechnology Services College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology UNIVERSITY OF LEICESTER, UK Salary Grade 7 - £30,747 to £35,646 per annum, full time Open ended contract (subject to an initial 18 month funding review) Ref: MBP00271 B/BASH: a core facility for life science data analysis support B/BASH is a College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology funded initiative to drive the exploitation of data intensive research methodologies by College researchers, by providing comprehensive support in study design, analysis development and execution. This post represents an opportunity for a dynamic mathematical biologist / biostatistician to contribute to the vibrant College research community, and have their analysis expertise recognised in high impact publications. The role will be to support researchers in the College with respect to their needs for biostatistical analysis as part of the Bioinformatics and Biostatistics Analysis Support Hub. The post holder will actively promote the use of the Hub services throughout the College and contribute to experimental design and planning in research grant applications with significant biostatistics components. Candidates should possess a PhD in biostatistics or biological sciences with a strong statistical and data analysis component. Experience in standard analysis techniques in biostatistics, as well as strong data analysis skills are required. Due to the requirement that the Hub interface efficiently with researchers across the College, effective interpersonal skills and the ability to work as part of a team as well as individually are essential. Informal enquiries are welcome and should be made to Dr Richard Badge, Department of Genetics, on [log in to unmask] or 0116 252 5042. For further information and to apply on-line, please visit our website: www.le.ac.uk/joinus The closing date for this post is midnight on Sunday 21st November 2010. We anticipate that interviews will take place week commencing 6th December 2010 Keith R Abrams Professor of Medical Statistics & Head of Academic Unit (Biostatistics, Genetic Epidemiology & Social Science) Department of Health Sciences University of Leicester 2nd Floor, Adrian Building University Road LEICESTER LE1 7RH Tel +44 (0)116 229 7266 FAX +44 (0)116 229 7250 Email [log in to unmask] WWW www.le.ac.uk/hs/kra1 Times Higher Education University of the Year 2008/09 You may leave the list at any time by sending the command SIGNOFF allstat to [log in to unmask], leaving the subject line blank.