NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE

Research Associate, Biostatistics and Modelling

6 days left

Location
Singapore
Posted
Friday, 24 September 2021
End of advertisement period
Sunday, 24 October 2021
Ref
3930744
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Description

Applications are invited for the following full-time position in the Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health: Research Associate

Job Description

The Biostatistics and Modelling Domain in the Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, NUS, is seeking to hire research staff for several positions to develop mathematical, statistical and computational models of disease to answer public health policy questions. Applications will  include infectious diseases and non-communicable diseases.

The successful applicants are expected to develop and code models, document code, analyse data, create visualisations and user interfaces, prepare reports and presentations, and contribute to writing scientific
papers.

Requirements

Applicants are expected to have a degree in a suitable quantitative discipline, such as statistics, applied mathematics or computational biology. For the position as research associate, this degree should be a masters. Other requirements include:

  • Having good command of English, both written and spoken
  • Being great at scientific coding, for instance in R, C++ or python
  • Being a team player and able to work to ridiculous deadlines
  • Having a love of solving ill-posed problems
  • Being willing to learn about public health, disease and epidemiology

Singapore citizens and permanent residents are especially encouraged to apply.

Recruitment is open immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Qualifications

Requirements

Applicants are expected to have a degree in a suitable quantitative discipline, such as statistics, applied mathematics or computational biology. For the position as research associate, this degree should be a masters.

More Information

Location: Kent Ridge Campus
Organization: Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health
Department: Dean's Office (SSH Sch of Public Health)
Employee Referral Eligible: No

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