This vacancy closes today! *Lancaster UniversityMathematics & Statistics* *Salary:* £26,537 to £37,768 *Closing Date:* Wednesday 23 March 2016 *Reference:* A1467 We are seeking applications for a 3-year (Senior) Research Associate post to work within the Medical and Pharmaceutical Statistics (MPS) Research Unit (www.mps-research.com) in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Lancaster University. The Medical and Pharmaceutical Statistics Research Unit is directed by Prof Thomas Jaki and undertakes collaborative research with the pharmaceutical industry and medical research institutes. The post is offered for a three year period in the first instance and we are seeking researchers with an interest in time-to-event/survival data analysis. MPS is funded by grants from the MRC North West Hub for Trials Methodology Research (NWHTMR) and the network of Hubs ( http://www.methodologyhubs.mrc.ac.uk/), the Medical Research Council and various pharmaceutical companies. The NWHTMR is a collaboration between the Universities of Liverpool, Lancaster, Manchester and Bangor in which the Unit leads the theme on the design and analysis of early phase clinical trials. You will work on methods for survival data, provide support for trials implementing novel designs and become involved in professional development courses associated with your expertise. Experience of teaching and programming skills using software such as R are desirable, but training on these aspects of the job can be provided. Starting date: 1 June 2016 or as soon as possible thereafter. This appointment will be to either a Senior Research Associate (Grade 7) or a Research Associate (Grade 6). Informal enquires can be addressed to Prof Thomas Jaki ( [log in to unmask]) and Dr Andrew Titman ([log in to unmask]) and for further details and to apply, please visit: http://hr-jobs.lancs.ac.uk/Vacancy.aspx?ref=A1467 You may leave the list at any time by sending the command SIGNOFF allstat to [log in to unmask], leaving the subject line blank.