The Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh invites applications for a full-time faculty position at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor. The position is available immediately and requires an advanced degree in biostatistics, statistics, epidemiology, or a related field with experience in the management and analysis of data from clinical research studies, including randomized clinical trials and observational studies. The successful candidate will be part of a research group involved in designing, coordinating, and analyzing clinical trials and epidemiologic studies. The individual would be expected to participate in study management, supervise students or staff, prepare data reports, and participate in writing manuscripts. This individual will also be expected to assist with teaching, by lecturing in courses, and mentoring students. This position is outside of the tenure stream and is funded by grants from the National Institutes of Health and other funding organizations. Salary will be commensurate with experience. Applications will be reviewed until position is filled. Send letter of intent, curriculum vitae, and the names of three references to: Position #0138982, c/o K. Hanahan, Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, 5127 Public Health, 130 DeSoto Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261; E-mail: kmh231@pitt.edu. Please put “Position #0138982” in the subject line of all emails. The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled.

Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburg
Contact: K. Hanahan  (kmh231@pitt.edu)
Telephone: 4126243056
130 Desoto Street
5127 Public Health
Pittsburgh, PA 15261 United States

Pharmaceutical English Trainer In Tokyo (May 2020)

Interested in overseas employment? How about teaching English in Tokyo to Japanese pharmaceutical executives? International Education Services (IES) is a language training consultancy established in 1969. Headquartered in Tokyo, we design and conduct bespoke communication programs for Japanese corporations and national governmental organizations. The primary purpose of our pharmaceutical industry-specific courses is to teach students the English terminology and concepts commonly used in all areas of pharmaceutical business so that they can more effectively communicate with their global counterparts. Graduates with more than two/three years’ industry experience in discovery research, development research, administering global clinical trials, CMC, regulatory affairs, drug safety and pharmacovigilance, post marketing quality assurance, and cGMP are encouraged to apply for teaching positions starting from May 2020. While paying by the hour on a monthly basis, IES simultaneously guarantees annual compensation of at least 3,500,000 Japanese Yen (approximately US$35,000.00). Compensation is paid monthly in JPY (income tax deductions will be about 5-7%; sales) tax is 10%, automobile ownership unnecessary). You will be offered an annual, renewable contract which includes work-visa sponsorship, paid vacations, subsidized health insurance payments, contract fulfillment bonus (to help cover cost of flights etc.), and travel expenses to/from teaching assignments. Please email your CV as a pdf attachment (CV must include a chronological listing (with dates) of your educational background and work experience) and cover letter to Damian Thomas in Tokyo: jobs@iesnet.co.jp. Successful applicants only will be emailed additional information and an IES questionnaire used during your Skype interview. Only applicants with pharmaceutically-related degrees and work experience can be considered. IES is not a third-party recruiter and no fees are associated with applying for any positions with IES.

International Education Services
Contact: Damian Thomas  (info@iesnet.co.jp)
Telephone: 810334987101
Rose Hikawa Building, 22-14 Higashi 2-Chome
Tokyo, N/A 150-0011 Japan

Section Director of Biostatistics and Epidemiology

The Department of Preventive Medicine at Rush University Medical Center is seeking a tenure-track Associate or Full Professor to join its team as the Section Director of Biostatistics and Epidemiology. The Department is multi-disciplinary, comprised of faculty with interests in the development, design, implementation, and analyses of behavioral clinical trials to improve chronic diseases. In the role of Section Director, the successful candidate will grow the Section of Biostatistics and Epidemiology by developing and implementing a 5-year strategic plan and will participate in weekly Section Director’s meetings aimed at providing leadership and strategic vision for the entire Department. The successful candidate will also lead the Section’s Data Management Center, an interdisciplinary group of PhD-level and Master’s level biostatisticians, data managers, and research assistants and develop collaborative opportunities within and outside of the institution. The Department is currently in the first year of a 6-year multi-site behavioral clinical trial aimed at determining the impact of lifestyle change on 2-year remission of the metabolic syndrome. The successful candidate will lead the Research Coordinating Unit of this trial with the charge of enhancing the quality of data acquisition, maintenance, and analysis for the trial. Expertise in the design, conduct, and analysis of clinical trials is required. Experience in a data coordinating center is strongly preferred. Doctorate in biostatistics or statistics is required. Strong communication and leadership skills is required. Experience with missing data methods and multi-level modeling is a plus. Interested candidates, please address your CV and cover letter to: Lynda Powell, PhD Chair, Department of Preventive Medicine Lynda_Powell@rush.edu

Rush University Medical Center
Contact: Sarah Brown  (Faculty_recruitment@rush.edu)
Telephone: 3125632197
1725 W Harrison
Suite 964
Chicago, IL 60612 United States