Postdoctoral Research Associate in Statistics

Job details
Posting date: 18 September 2019
Salary: £41,526 to £49,553 per year
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 18 October 2019
Location: Durham, County Durham
Company: Durham University
Job type: Contract
Job reference: 020572

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Reference number 020572
Department Anthropology
Grade Grade 8
Salary Range £41,526 - £49,553
Closing Date 18 October 2019 (midday)
Working Arrangements This role is full time with a fixed term until 30 May 2022.

The Durham Research Methods Centre seeks to appoint a Senior Medical Statistician to consolidate its strength in Statistics and research methods. This position is in partnership with the Research Design Service-North East and North Cumbria, an NIHR funded research design service to support applied health research in the North East and North Cumbria. The successful candidates will be hosted by the department of Anthropology.

The successful candidate will work with academic colleagues at Durham University and the neighbouring universities, local NHS Trusts and Research Design Service-North East and North Cumbria (RDS-NENC) to advance application and development of statistical methods in applied health research. The successful candidates will also be expected to play significant role in the Durham Research Methods Centre by providing statistical leadership in grant applications and scientific publications. He/she would also be expected to teach generic modules in statistics or quantitative methods to post graduate students and staff.

This post is full time and fixed term for the duration of the available funding.

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