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Assistant or Associate Professor of Biostatistics
The Department of Public Health Sciences at the Medical University of South Carolina invites applications for an Assistant or Associate Professor position (research track) in the Data Coordination Unit (DCU). The DCU specializes in the design of clinical trials and analysis of their data and in establishing, implementing and maintaining data and project management systems for multicenter clinical trials. The successful candidate must have a doctoral degree in biostatistics. Preference is given to candidates with a strong background in methods research, applicable to clinical trials. Candidates should be willing to collaborate with researchers from various medical fields conducting clinical trials. Research interest in one or more of the following areas are highly desirable: clinical trial methodology, adaptive clinical trial designs and/or Bayesian clinical trials designs. In summary, the candidate should have the experience in or willingness to learn: • Clinical trial design, development and collaboration • Working with collaborators within and outside the organization • Current and emerging issues in clinical trial design, implementation, and analysis methods • Developing proposals for grant submissions. Potential exists for a wide variety of areas of collaboration in clinical trials, especially in neurology, cardiac diseases, stroke and internal medicine. To apply for the position, please visit the following MUSC website:

Company: MUSC Dept of Public Health Sciences
Contact Person: Dr. Valerie Durialski
Contact E-mail:
Phone: 8438761911
Address: MSC 835
135 Cannon St Ste 303

Associate Professor
The University of Iowa Department of Biostatistics invites applications for a tenured or tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Associate Professor, with research expertise in the area of clinical trials. Exceptional applicants will also be considered at the rank of Assistant Professor. The successful candidate will hold a leadership appointment in the Clinical Trials Statistical and Data Management Center (CTSDMC). The CTSDMC was founded in 1989, and currently employs 36 full-time staff. The Center is directed by Dr. Christopher Coffey. The mission of the CTSDMC is to facilitate innovative multicenter clinical trials by providing high quality infrastructure support ( The CTSDMC has assisted in the development and implementation of over 25 multicenter clinical trials and two large epidemiological studies. It serves as the data coordinating center (DCC) for the Clinical Islet Transplantation (CIT) Consortium, sponsored by NIAID and NIDDK, and as the DCC for the Network for Excellence in Neuroscience Clinical Trials (NeuroNEXT), an NINDS-funded network to implement phase 2 neuroscience studies. In each of their projects, the CTSDMC has provided leadership in study design, data collection, data management, project management, clinical site monitoring, quality management, safety monitoring, statistical design and analysis, and data dissemination and sharing. The position requires a PhD or equivalent in Biostatistics, Statistics, or a related area, as well as evidence of excellent written and verbal communication skills, and a demonstrated ability to work effectively in an interdisciplinary, collaborative academic environment. The successful candidate will have expertise and experience in the design and conduct of clinical trials, and the statistical analyses of data arising from clinical trials. For a tenured appointment, an established record of achievement in research and teaching is expected, along with a record of extramural funding. The successful candidate will be involved in teaching, service, and research. The Department of Biostatistics is currently comprised of 16 primary faculty, 13 adjunct/secondary faculty, and approximately 40 graduate students ( Existing departmental methodological research interests include clinical trials, computational statistics, Bayesian modeling and inference, statistical genetics and genomics, bioinformatics, informatics, machine and statistical learning, spatial and spatio-temporal modeling, time series analysis, survival data analysis, longitudinal data analysis, network analysis, integrative analysis, personalized medicine, causal inference, comparative effectiveness studies, high-dimensional data analysis, missing data techniques, nonparametric modeling, model selection, epidemic modeling, and syndromic surveillance. The Department includes the CTSDMC and provides leadership to the Center for Public Health Statistics ( The Department offers MS and PhD

Company: Univerity of Iowa College of Public Health
Contact Person: Janet Duncan
Contact E-mail:
Phone: 319-384-1526
Address: 145 N Riverside Dr S265 CPHB
Iowa City, IA 52242
United States

UQ CENTRE FOR HEALTH SERVICES RESEARCH, FACULTY OF MEDICINE, THE UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND, BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA The primary purpose of the Centre is to improve the delivery of health care through research which examines health systems performance and identifies mechanisms to improve access, effectiveness and efficiency. The Centre has research strengths in telehealth, geriatric medicine and aged care, renal medicine, clinical trial design and administration and biostatistics. The Centre engages 20 clinicians and research staff, 27 professional staff and has a large cohort of higher degree research students. The role: The purpose of this position is to contribute to developing and provide leadership to a biostatistics research and consultation program that complements and integrates with existing and evolving research programs across the Faculty of Medicine. The appointee will maintain a high degree of research productivity, provide biostatistical consulting and training across the Faculty (supervising other biostatistical consultants). The person: The person should hold a PhD in the area of Biostatistics or equivalent, and have demonstrated expert knowledge in the area of medical biostatistics in relation to clinical and health services research including analysis of Clinical Trials and longitudinal datasets. Remuneration: This is a full-time, three year fixed-term appointment at Academic Level D in the range of AUD$135,910 - $149,731 p.a., plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 17% (total package will be in the range AUD$159,014 - $175,186 p.a.). Enquiries: To discuss this role please contact Professor Len Gray, telephone +61-7-3176-5530 or email To submit an application for this role, go to: and use the Apply button. All applicants must supply the following documents: Cover letter, Resume and Selection Criteria responses. Applications close: 22 April 2018 Job no: 503067

Company: The University of Queensland
Contact Person: Professor Len Gray
Contact E-mail:
Phone: +61-7-3176-5530
Address: UQ Centre for Health Services Research
Brisbane, Qld 4072

Clinical Trial Biostatistician
Opening for a PhD-level biostatistician to support independent data monitoring committees (DMCs) for industry-sponsored Phase 2, 3, 4 clinical trials and provide statistical consultation and collaboration on other clinical studies. Working as part of a team, incumbent will analyze and report interim safety and efficacy results to DMC clinicians and statisticians to help ensure patient safety and trial integrity. Responsibilities include assisting with report preparation, developing analysis plans, designing data presentations, implementing SAS and R analysis programs, presenting results at DMC meetings, developing new methodologies, and supervising statisticians on multiple industry contracts; and consultation or collaborating with University researchers on clinical studies. Additional expectations include independent scholarly activity and participation in professional meetings. PhD in statistics, biostatistics or a closely related field is required. New graduates are encouraged to apply. For full position description and submission requirements, visit

Company: University of Wisconsin Madison
Contact Person: Jeanne McCabe
Contact E-mail:
Phone: 608-265-6702
Address: 610 Walnut Street #205 (PVL 93121)
Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics
Statistical Data Analysis Center
Madison, WI 53726

I-SPY2 TRIAL Clinical Data Manager
• Represents data management in study team meetings • Manages data management timelines to coordinate and synchronize data with the overall study timelines • Generates and/or reviews/approves study documents (e.g. Data Management Plans, Case Report Forms, data transfer specifications, SAE and/or external data reconciliation plans, coding conventions, study protocols) • Executes and/or distributes data management metrics, listings, and reports, as required • Oversight of data management CRO/service providers on assigned studies • Monitors progress of all data management activities on assigned studies to ensure project timelines are met • Provides training on CRF completion guidelines and EDC system at Investigator meetings and to internal or external team members, as needed • Proactively identifies potential study issues/risks and recommends/implements solutions • Responsible for accuracy and completeness of the clinical data collected during a clinical trial, able to work independently towards the assigned goal • Provide DM support to Statisticians and Statistical Programmers in production of clinical trial reports and other deliverables Requirements • Requires solid knowledge of clinical data management principles, clinical trials process and regulatory requirements • Excellent verbal/written and interpersonal skills required for working successfully in a cross-functional team environment • Able to communicate and collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams in face-to-face conversation, by telephone, and by email • Good working knowledge of ICH, FDA, and GCP regulations and guidelines • Strong well-rounded technical skills (EDC systems, MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint) • Knowledge of industry standards (CDISC, SDTM, CDASH) • Experience with web-based Electronic Data Capture (EDC), clinical data management systems and industry wide thesauri, such as MedDRA and WHO Drug. • Proven ability to work both independently or in a team setting Education/ Training • Bachelor degree in Life Sciences, Computer Sciences, Mathematics, or health related field • 6+ years of CDM experience in the pharmaceutical or biotechnology industry • CRO management experience desired • Competence in OpenClinica and SAS programming a plus • Understanding of Agile Software development within Pharmaceuticals a plus

Company: Quantum Leap Healthcare Collaborative
Contact Person: Adam Asare
Contact E-mail:
Phone: 415-405-6048
Address: 3450 California ST
San Francisco, CA 94118

Statistician (Medicine)
Associate Director for Scientific & Technical Operations [Supervisory Statistician (Medicine)] VETERANS AFFAIRS, VETERANS HEALTH ADMINISTRATION Dear Colleague: The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Cooperative Studies Program (CSP) has a posting for a CSP Coordinating Center Associate Director (Scientific & Technical) at its Perry Point (MD) VA Medical Center location. This position is supported by a Congressional appropriation managed by the VA Office of Research and Development and is part of a national clinical research network with over 40 years of experience in conducting multi-site clinical trials aimed at enhancing the health and care of Veterans. The Perry Point CSP Coordinating Center has a historical role in completing the initial neuropsychiatric clinical trials within the VA and currently has a portfolio of studies in PTSD, Major Depression, CABG, blood transfusion, acid-reflux disease and others. We would appreciate your help in notifying any interested candidates about this opportunity. This position will have primary responsibilities in the design and direction of CSP multi-site clinical trials and also provide center leadership in areas related to improving the efficiency of clinical research, innovative methodology and quality. Information about the position can be found at: The announcement has been released to open/close as follows: 3/8/18 to 3/14/18. It may be extended without further notice.

Company: Department of Veterans Affairs
Contact Person: Jacqueline Teeter
Contact E-mail:
Phone: 410-642-2411 ext. 5284
Address: PO BOX 1010
Perry Point, MD 21902


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