Postdoctoral Research Position in Survival Analysis and Neurostatistics

Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
03 Oct 2016
End of advertisement period
01 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Position Description

The Department of Biostatistics at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health) is seeking candidates with PhD in Statistics/Biostatistics for a postdoctoral position beginning July 2016. Position involves the development of methodology to handle survival data with dependent selection, such as dependent truncation, and other complexities. Applications are to neurological data, including Alzheimer’s disease. The successful candidate will work with Prof. Rebecca Betensky and her collaborators.

Basic Qualifications

Doctoral degree in Statistics, Biostatistics, or a related field; strong background/expertise in survival analysis; strong computing is desired, along with excellent communication and writing skills.

Additional Qualifications

Special Instructions

Administrative questions regarding this position can be sent to Susan Luvisi at biostat_postdoc@hsph.harvard.edu.

Scientific questions regarding this position can be sent to Rebecca Betensky at betensky@hsph.harvard.edu.

Contact Information

Susan Luvisi

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