Emory

Asst Professor - Biostatistics Research Track

Job Number
56724
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
Division
School Of Public Health
Department
SPH: Biostatistics
Location : Name
Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor
This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues:
Not Applicable
Required Documents
Cover letter, Letter of Interest, List of References

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Description

The Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics at the Rollins School of Public Health of Emory University (https://www.sph.emory.edu/departments/bios/index.html) is recruiting one research track faculty member at the Assistant Professor level. The individual will work as a member of productive biostatistics teams that include biostatistics faculty, staff, and students. The primary duties will be collaborative biostatistics research and the teaching of graduate-level biostatistics courses. We particularly seek individuals with an interest in and ability to successfully collaborate with clinicians and scientists on diverse research projects as part of a multidisciplinary team. In addition, individuals should have a strong commitment to mentoring biostatistics master’s and doctoral students as well as non-biostatistics trainees, fellows, and junior faculty. Experience with complex, large, longitudinal studies and providing biostatistical leadership through refining research questions, determining the appropriate study design, and developing statistical analysis plans preferred.  In addition, previous research or interest in the areas of women’s health and/or HIV is preferred.

 

The department includes 35 faculty members currently supported by a wide range of external funding, as Principal Investigators, Core Directors, and Co-investigators. Faculty engage in diverse methodological research areas with specific motivation from an equally broad array of public health focus areas, including Alzheimer’s disease, infectious diseases, cancer, cardiovascular and renal disease, epidemiological surveillance, and environmental and mental health. The department participates in the Georgia Clinical and Translational Science Alliance, serves as the Data Coordinating Center for several NIH clinical trials, and operates the Biostatistics Collaborative Core. The department offers a doctoral graduate program in Biostatistics from the Laney Graduate School of Arts and Science and master’s degree programs in Biostatistics and Public Health Informatics from the Rollins School of Public Health. A concentration in bioinformatics, imaging, and genetics (BIG) is available at the doctoral level.

 

Applicants must apply to this job posting and upload a cover letter, a statement of research interests, a complete curriculum vitae, and request three reference letters. 

 

Formal review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Successful candidates must be authorized to work in the United States.   

 

Emory University is committed to inclusion and equity in the recruitment and retention of faculty. The university diligently supports the training of historically underrepresented and underserved communities. We welcome candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community. 

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