Research Associate in Epidemiology/Biostatistics
Location : Oxford Road, Manchester
Closing Date : 02/01/2019
Salary : £32,236 to £39,609 per annum
Employment Type : Fixed Term
Faculty / Organisational Unit : Biology, Medicine & Health
Division : Musculoskeletal & Dermatological Sciences
Hours Per week : Full Time
Contract Duration : Available from October 2018 for 12 months
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a research associate working on the British Association of Dermatologists Biologic Interventions Register (BADBIR; www.badbir.org), a large world-leading long-term pharmacovigilance register of psoriasis patients receiving biologic or conventional systemic therapies.
The work will include developing an understanding of the data collected and the complex needs of all BADBIR stakeholders, statistical / epidemiological methods to address limitations with the dataset and assisting study staff / students / external researchers working on the data.
You should have excellent organisational and communication skills and the ability to work well both in a team and using your own initiative. Experience of working with confidential data and experience of using statistical software is essential. This is a full time role available for 12 months in the first instance.
The School is strongly committed to promoting equality and diversity, including the Athena SWAN charter for gender equality in higher education. The School holds a Silver Award which recognises their good practice in relation to gender; including flexible working arrangements, family-friendly policies, and support to allow staff achieve a good work-life balance. We particularly welcome applications from women for this post. Appointment will always be made on merit. For further information, please visit: https://www.bmh.manchester.ac.uk/about/equality/
Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies
Enquiries about vacancy shortlisting and interviews:
Name: Dr. Kayleigh Mason.
Tel : 0161 306 1908
Tel: 0161 275 4499
Tel: 0161 850 2004
This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date