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Position: Research Assistant - Medical Statistician
Institution: University College London
Department: Cancer Institute - Cancer Research UK & UCL Cancer Trials Centre
Location: London, United Kingdom
Duties: The postholder will work alongside senior clinical trial statisticians across a variety of disease areas within oncology: from trial concept through to analysing, interpreting and publishing the trial results as co-author. With experience and professional development, the postholder will be encouraged to progress to a more senior role which can include developing their own research interests and collaborative projects. Another exciting part of the role is the opportunity to help with teaching at a world-leading university. The CTC delivers medical statistics and computing courses, offers a one-to-one consultancy service, and contributes to UCL-led BSc and MSc courses
Requirements: This position is particularly suited to those who recently had or will soon have a Masters postgraduate degree in medical statistics (or related), with statistical programming knowledge (e.g. Stata, SAS, R, SPSS). We are looking for someone who is enthusiastic to join us, with good communication skills and who will enjoy working as part of a team; The postholder will be provided with excellent training opportunities, ranging from internal/external courses to international conferences, where they will be able to learn about new statistical methodology, computing packages or disease-specific topics
   
Text: Research Assistant - Medical Statistician, - Ref:1877429 Click here to go back to search results Apply Now UCL Department / Division Cancer Institute Specific unit / Sub department Cancer Research UK & UCL Cancer Trials Centre Location of position London Grade 6 Hours Full Time Salary (inclusive of London allowance) £31,542 - £33,257 per annum Duties and Responsibilities The CRUK & UCL Cancer Trials Centre (CTC) is one of the largest cancer clinical trials units in the UK, based in central London (> 115 staff). The CTC is part of University College London, ranked 16th in The Times Higher Education World University Rankings in 2021. The CTC develops and conducts high quality phase I-III clinical trials in oncology, as well as having expertise in screening and early detection, systematic reviews, and large scale genomic and observational studies. Our aim is to improve patient care and clinical practice, by driving collaborative research to improve the diagnosis and treatment of cancer. The postholder will work alongside senior clinical trial statisticians across a variety of disease areas within oncology: from trial concept through to analysing, interpreting and publishing the trial results as co-author. With experience and professional development, the postholder will be encouraged to progress to a more senior role which can include developing their own research interests and collaborative projects. Another exciting part of the role is the opportunity to help with teaching at a world-leading university. The CTC delivers medical statistics and computing courses, offers a one-to-one consultancy service, and contributes to UCL-led BSc and MSc courses The post is funded for 3 years in the first instance. Key Requirements This position is particularly suited to those who recently had or will soon have a Masters postgraduate degree in medical statistics (or related), with statistical programming knowledge (e.g. Stata, SAS, R, SPSS). We are looking for someone who is enthusiastic to join us, with good communication skills and who will enjoy working as part of a team. The postholder will be provided with excellent training opportunities, ranging from internal/external courses to international conferences, where they will be able to learn about new statistical methodology, computing packages or disease-specific topics. 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, please contact Allan Hackshaw - (a.hackshaw@ucl.ac.uk). For any queries regarding the application process, please contact ctc.hr@ucl.ac.uk. UCL Taking Action for Equality Closing Date 4 Aug 2021 Latest time for the submission of applications 23:59 Interview date TBC Our department holds an Athena SWAN Silver award, in recognition of our commitment and demonstrable impact in 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. Advert Job description & person spec Apply Now
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