Statistician, Research Level ARAS/BRF

Adelaide, Australia
27 Nov 2018
End of advertisement period
03 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time
  • Located at SAHMRI, North Terrace, Adelaide CBD
  • Full-time, two (2) year fixed term contract in the School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences
  • Salary range: $85,680 - $114,967 per annum (plus super)

About the Job 

You will play a key statistician role and undertake a range of research-related activities for the Enhancing Joint Replacement Outcomes project, an Australian Orthopaedic Association National Joint Replacement Registry/National data linkage project funded by the National Health and Research Council (NHMRC). 

Skills and Experience 

With a post graduate qualification (level ARAS) or a PhD (level BRF) in a mathematics or statistics, you will bring experience working in a health-related environment with complex survival analyses and large-scale observational databases. Your programming experience using statistical software programs such as SAS, STATA or R (2 years minimum), together with an understanding of data management principles for large scale clinical research and probability and statistics theory will be essential. If you can provide expert statistical advice, analysis and reporting for complex research projects, write statistical sections for research papers and conference presentations and have the ability to build relationships in a multidisciplinary team, apply now! 

A University of Enterprise 

The University of South Australia (UniSA) is an innovative, outward-looking institution known for its strong and engaged research and its experientially-based teaching and learning that is conducted in close collaboration with business, industry, government and the professions. In recent years, we have maintained a strong upward trajectory across a number of key indicators and are ranked among the world’s top 50 young institutions. We are committed to international education activities and alumni, graduates who are equipped to meet the demands and expectations of the worldwide workforce, a culturally diverse staff and increasing student mobility. 

Benefits on Offer 

At UniSA, we seek to enrich people’s lives through the creation and application of knowledge. Our staff love to be a part of an organisational culture that promotes a strong commitment to educating professionals, sharing knowledge, and engaging with our communities. We offer a competitive remuneration package and we have a family friendly approach to ensure you enjoy a healthy work/life balance. 

Lodging your Application

For a copy of the position description and to apply, please visit Applicants are required to upload a cover letter and resume only. For further information, please contact Julie Bennett, Senior Recruitment Consultant, Recruitment Central on +618 8302 1700 or via email to using job reference number #1522

Applications close: 9:00 am Thursday 3 January 2019

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In addition to your salary, the University will make employer superannuation contributions. The amount of superannuation you are entitled to will depend on the nature of your employment. You will also be entitled to annual leave loading, and other beneficial employment conditions. Click here to see more benefits of working for UniSA.

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