Employment opportunities

The Department of Biostatistics has the open position(s) listed below for which it is presently recruiting.

Faculty Positions:
The Department of Biostatistics and the Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center (LCCC) at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill are seeking a non-tenure track faculty member with expertise in basic cancer research including but not limited to clinical trials, outcome research, and protocol development to collaborate with cancer researchers in these areas. This position is open at the Research or Clinical track and at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. Description available here.

The Department of Biostatistics at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is seeking applications for two tenure-track Assistant Professors. The appointments will start in the summer or fall of 2015. This search is not restricted to any specific area of biostatistics. Review of applications will start in December, 2014. The positions will remain open until filled. Description available here.

Post Doctoral Position:

None at this time.

Staff Positions:
The Department of Biostatistics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is seeking a part-time senior investigator to serve as principal investigator and co-investigator on coordinating center projects for multi-center clinical trials and observational studies at the Collaborative Studies Coordinating Center. The senior investigator is expected to direct project activities, serve as the primary liaison to funding agencies, lead proposal teams and procure funding and serve as senior scientist to project teams. Applicants should hold a PhD in biostatistics, epidemiology or a related field and must have at least 10 years of experience in a research environment. Description available here.

The Department of Biostatistics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is seeking a computer programmer to provide programming support for the development of new statistical methods for the analysis of genetic and other data. Major responsibilities include writing computer programs to implement statistical methods, conducting simulation studies to evaluate and compare methods, and developing user-friendly software for public use. Other responsibilities include managing large and complex data sets and performing data analyses with existing software programs.  Description available here.

Student Career Opportunities:
Please click here for a listing of employment opportunities. For descriptions of these & other openings at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, please go to http://hr.unc.edu/jobseekers/search.htm.