Posted: 12 Dec 2011
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, home of three Nobel laureates, is an independent, nonprofit research institution dedicated to the development and advancement of biomedical research to eliminate cancer and other potentially fatal diseases. Recognized internationally for its pioneering work in bone-marrow transplantation, the Center’s five scientific divisions collaborate to form a unique environment for conducting basic and applied science. The Hutchinson Center, in collaboration with its clinical and research partners, the University of Washington and Seattle Children’s, is the only National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center in the Pacific Northwest.
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A Postdoctoral Research Fellow position with focus on developing statistical methods for HIV/AIDS clinical trials and observation studies is available in the Vaccine and Infectious Disease Institute at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. Applicant will be joining a dynamic multi-disciplinary group to work on methods for making inferences about HIV treatment and prevention. Data mostly collected by the HIV Prevention Trial Network (HPTN) studies will be used as a basis for the methodological works.
Qualifications are a PhD in statistics or biostatistics as well as good programming skills and written communication skills are required. Prior course work in survival analysis, longitudinal data analysis and clinical trials is preferred.
To apply for this position please click on the "Apply Here" button above. If you have not previously registered with the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center you will be prompted to do so; otherwise, please follow the online directions to submit your resume and/or cover letter.
Please include/send a cover letter describing your research interests and interest in the position, with CV and names of three references.
Scientific questions regarding this position can be sent to Dr. Ying Qing Chen (email: firstname.lastname@example.org).