Senior Biostatistician 100%

Starting immediately or by agreement, the CEB offers a position as

Senior Biostatistician 100%

You will be involved in a dynamic team of clinical epidemiologists, and clinical researchers and should have good management and supervision skills to support the current team of biostatisticians.

Your responsibilities:

• Statistical collaboration with clinical researchers in the context of observational studies (Swiss HIV Cohort Study), large registry data and pragmatic clinical trial

• Participation in the protocol development, to define an appropriate study design and suitable statistical methodologies, calculating sample sizes and writing the statistical section

• Data management and data preparation

• Statistical modeling, analysis and reporting, contributing to publications in peer-reviewed journals

• Providing statistical input in the development of funding applications for clinical research may be required

Your qualifications:

• PhD qualification in statistics/mathematics or related field

• At least 2-3 years of experience related experience to collaborate with clinicians in the health care or medical research setting, with data handling and good analytical skills

• Good database and statistical programming skills with proven experience with statistical software (e.g. R and/or Stata)

• Experience in epidemiological study designs and relevant advanced analytical techniques

• Ability to efficiently manage projects in parallel, carefully and systematically, and to communicate statistical methods and results to non-statisticians

• A proven ability to work effectively within a team to achieve timely and valued objectives

• Excellent knowledge of English (German is not a prerequisite but of advantage)

• Teaching experience to non-statisticians would be a plus

What we offer:

• The opportunity to work in an academic environment with a dynamic, successful international team dedicated to high-quality research

• A commitment to your career development and training

The position is available immediately, with a negotiable starting date, for a minimum of 3 years. Applicants should hold EU work permission.

Informal enquiries or submission of applications with CV, list of publications and 3 references may be made to:

Prof. Heiner C. Bucher, MD MPH
Head of Institute

Basel Institute for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics University Hospital Basel Spitalstrasse 12, 1st floor CH-4031 Basel, Switzerland

Telefon +41 61 556 5100
Fax +41 61 265 3109