Biostatistician/Applied Statistician

Canberra, Australia
14 May 2018
End of advertisement period
10 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Classification: Academic Level B
Salary package: $96,087 - $109,181 plus 17% superannuation Term: Full time, Fixed Term (3 years) Position overview

ANU has an international reputation for research and education relevant to the health and well-being of the population of Australia, as well as that of the developing world. This is achieved through discovery research, applied research in health service settings, research-led teaching in health and medical sciences, and the translation of research findings into practice and policy. The ANU College of Health and Medicine comprises the Research School of Psychology, the ANU Medical School, the John Curtin School of Medical Research and the Research School of Population Health. These schools work together to deliver world-class research and education across the spectrum of medicine and health-related fields, working in partnership with the health sector at local, national and international levels.  

The Research School of Population Health (RSPH) at The Australian National University (ANU) is a leading school of population health in Australia. RSPH researchers have a tradition of excellence in addressing the world's most pressing population health issues, including achieving and maintaining good mental health, healthy ageing, chronic disease prevention, infectious disease prevention, determining environmental risks to health, improving health services, social and cultural determinants of health, and health for the global population.

The Biostatistician / Applied Statistician will contribute to the School through research in biostatistics and/or applied statistics such as econometrics, contributions to competitive research grants, supervision of research students, and participation in the School’s teaching program.

For additional information, please contact Dr Alice Richardson E: T: 02 6125 0721

Closing date: 10 June 2018

Position description:  Biostatistician PD level B FINAL.rtf

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Application information

In order to apply for this role please make sure that you upload the following documents:

  • A statement addressing the selection criteria.
  • A current curriculum vitae (CV) which includes the names and contact details of at least three referees (preferably including a current or previous supervisor). If your CV does not include referees you can complete these online when prompted in the application form.
  • Other documents, if required.

Applications which do not address the selection criteria may not be considered for the position.

Please note: The successful applicant must have rights to live and work in this country.