Research Assistant / Research Associate in Medical Statistics
The roles will be based in the School of Population Health & Environmental Sciences and the post holders will be members of its statistics group, the Unit for Medical Statistics (UMS).
The main duties of the postholders will be to take day-to-day responsibility for the statistical aspects of specific studies such as clinical trials and/or other clinical studies and registry projects (epidemiological studies). This will include project planning and protocol development, study conduct, plans for all statistical analyses and liaising with the appropriate multidisciplinary teams to represent the statistics view and role. In addition, the postholder will contribute to statistical consultancy as part of UMS. All work will be supervised by a senior member of UMS.
The post holders will be a medical statistician with a strong interest in clinical trials and epidemiological studies. For the Research Associate post, they will have a PhD in medical statistics and experience of conducting collaborative health research.
The post holder will be a member of the UMS and will be the study statistician for some of our wide portfolio of trials, clinical studies and registries.