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Faculty Biostatistician (Fox Chase Cancer Center)

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Temple University Health System

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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Mon, 16 Nov 2020 23:59:59 GMT

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Faculty Biostatistician (Fox Chase Cancer Center)

Faculty Position for Biostatistician at Fox Chase Cancer Center

Position Description:
The Biostatistics and Bioinformatics group at Fox Chase Cancer Center is seeking applicants for a faculty position in Biostatistics preferably with interest or experience in the design and analysis of early phase clinical trials. Diverse clinical and biological studies at Fox Chase create a steady flow of interesting statistical problems, with research opportunities in many areas including clinical trials, genetics, molecular biology, epidemiology, outcomes and population-based studies. Successful candidates will collaborate with Fox Chase physicians and scientists on all aspects of research (e.g., design, analysis, interpretation of results). The position offers the opportunity for professional development and encourages scholarly investigation into innovative experimental designs and methods and supports both collaborative and independent methodological publications. Faculty members publish in top-tier journals (e.g., NEJM, Cell, JASA, Biometrics, Statistics in Medicine). Level of appointment will be commensurate with experience.

Required qualifications:
Candidates must hold a doctoral degree in biostatistics, statistics or related quantitative discipline. Successful candidates must be self-directed, have a commitment to collaborating with biomedical researchers, strong written and verbal communication skills, and be familiar with data analysis and manipulation using standard statistical packages (e.g., SAS, R, Stata). Preference will be given to applicants with experience in the design and analysis of biomedical studies and experience in interdisciplinary research resulting in publications. Knowledge and experience with early phase clinical trials highly desirable.

About Fox Chase Cancer Center:
Fox Chase Cancer Center is rated nationally among the best places to work. Our researchers have been recognized worldwide for landmark contributions to our knowledge about the causes, treatment and prevention of cancer, with a committed faculty working in basic, translational, and clinical research. Faculty members at Fox Chase have been recipients of the Nobel Prize, the Kyoto Prize, and the Lasker Award for fundamental discoveries in genetics, virology, and biochemistry. A dynamic and collegial group of laboratory, population and clinical researchers continues to make important research discoveries.

As an NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Fox Chase continues to build on a foundation of human commitmentpeople caring for others and working together for a common goal, to relieve the burden of human cancer.

How to apply:
Send cover letter and CV to Judie Devlin (), Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Facility, Fox Chase Cancer Center, 333 Cottman Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, 19111. Fox Chase is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

(clinical trials, assistant professor, associate professor, instructor, biometrics, biostatistician, biostatistics, bioinformatics, oncology)

Your Tomorrow is Here!

Temple Health is a dynamic network of outstanding hospitals, specialty centers, and physician practices that is advancing the fight against disease, pushing the boundaries of medical science, and educating future healthcare professionals. Temple Health consists of Temple University Hospital (TUH), Fox Chase Cancer Center, Jeanes Hospital, TUH-Episcopal Campus, TUH-Northeastern Campus, Temple Physicians, Inc., and Temple Transport Team. Temple Health is proudly affiliated with the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University.

To support this mission, Temple University Health System is continuously recruiting top talent to join its diverse, 10,000 strong workforce that fosters a healthy, safe and productive environment for its patients, visitors, students and colleagues alike. At Temple Health, your tomorrow is here!

Your Tomorrow is Here!

As one of the first cancer hospitals in the country, Fox Chase Cancer Center has been a national leader in cancer treatment, research, and prevention for more than 100 years. Fox Chase Cancer Center, part of the Temple University Health System, is committed to providing the best treatment options for our patients, and delivering that care with compassion.

At Fox Chase, we consider defeating cancer to be our calling. Our unique culture allows employees to work collaboratively with a single, shared focus, regardless of which department they’re in.

It’s essential for us to recruit not only the best talent in hospital care, but hire well-qualified prospective employees who are committed to serving our patients with the passion and excellence for which Fox Chase is known. Apply today to be part of the future of prevailing over cancer.

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