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Position: Research Fellow/Senior Research Fellow in Statistical Methodology (Medical Statistician)
Institution: University College London
Department: MRC Clinical Trials Unit at UCL
Location: London, United Kingdom
Duties: Review the methodological literature. Agree and implement a research plan. Work collaboratively with methodologists and trialists. Present work at conferences. Contribute to, and lead where appropriate, writing papers in collaboration with other team members. Facilitate the implementation of new methods in standard software (e.g. R/Stata). Disseminate the work so that it is widely used within and outside the MRC CTU. Contribute to the MSc in Clinical Trials at UCL
Requirements: The successful candidate will have an enthusiastic approach, excellent communication skills, and proven ability to prioritise and work to deadlines. S/he should have a good understanding of statistical concepts, familiarity with one or more statistical packages, and a good understanding of the principles of randomised controlled trials. Experience and understanding of applying statistical methods in the design and analysis of clinical trials, alongside some knowledge of the trials regulatory environment, is desirable
   
Text: Research Fellow/Senior Research Fellow in Statistical Methodology (Medical Statistician), - Ref:1802478 Click here to go back to search results Apply Now UCL Department / Division MRC Clinical Trials Unit at UCL Location of position London Grades 7-8 Hours Full Time Salary (inclusive of London allowance) Grade 7 - ?35,328 - 42,701 per annum; Grade 8: 43,884 - 51,769 per annum Duties and Responsibilities This is an exciting opportunity for a methodological statistician to develop their career in one of the UK?s leading trials methodology groups. Supported by an expert group of leading statisticians in academia and industry, you will work on developing practical statistical methodology to implement the principals underpinning the estimands addendum to the ICH E9 clinical trial guideline. You will be expected to: ? Review the methodological literature ? Agree and implement a research plan ? Work collaboratively with methodologists and trialists ? Present work at conferences ? Contribute to, and lead where appropriate, writing papers in collaboration with other team members ? Facilitate the implementation of new methods in standard software (e.g. R/ Stata) ? Disseminate the work so that it is widely used within and outside the MRC CTU ? Contribute to the MSc in Clinical Trials at UCL You will be a member of the trials methodology programme, developing new methodology for use in the design, conduct and analysis of clinical trials. This role is initially funded until 31 March 2021. Key Requirements The successful candidate will have an enthusiastic approach, excellent communication skills, and proven ability to prioritise and work to deadlines. S/he should have a good understanding of statistical concepts, familiarity with one or more statistical packages, and a good understanding of the principles of randomised controlled trials. Experience and understanding of applying statistical methods in the design and analysis of clinical trials, alongside some knowledge of the trials regulatory environment, is desirable. Further Details A job description and person specification can be accessed at the bottom of this page. To apply for the vacancy please click on the ?Apply Now? button below. If you have any queries regarding the vacancy or the application process, please contact Carole Booth (carole.booth@ucl.ac.uk) or for an informal discussion regarding the post please contact James Carpenter (j.carpenter@ucl.ac.uk). We particularly welcome female applicants and those from an ethnic minority, as they are under-represented within UCL at this level. UCL Taking Action for Equality We will consider applications to work on a part-time, flexible and job share basis wherever possible. Closing Date 25 May 2019 Latest time for the submission of applications 23:59 Interview date TBC Our department holds an Athena SWAN Bronze award, in recognition of our commitment to advancing gender equality. This appointment is subject to UCL Terms and Conditions of Service for Research and Support Staff. Please use these links to find out more about UCL working life including the benefits we offer and UCL Terms and Conditions related to this job. Job description and person specification Apply Now
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