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Position: Post-Doctoral Fellow
Institution: Indiana University
Location: Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Duties: Applied statistical analyses in obesity-related research ranging from basic science (animal studies) to clinical trials, meta-analyses, and epidemiology; Learning to draft statistical and power analysis sections of grant proposals; Collaborating with other post-doctoral fellows, students, and investigators on statistical matters; Methodologic work
Requirements: Ideally a PhD in Biostatistics or Statistics, but applicants with strong statistical skills holding a PhD from another discipline (e.g., economics, epidemiology, sociology, psychology, mathematics, engineering, etc.) will be also be given consideration; Communication skills: Excellent written and spoken communication skills essential; Social skills: Good collaborative skills, ability to work well with a variety of scientists from different educational and demographic background, and grace under pressure are all essential
   
Text: Skip to Main Content Academic Careers at IU Toggle navigation Home Search Jobs Log In /Create Account Help Campus SPH Post-Doctoral Fellow Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment based on individual qualifications. Indiana University prohibits discrimination based on age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status. Indiana University does not discriminate on the basis of sex in its educational programs and activities, including employment and admission, as required by Title IX. Questions or complaints regarding Title IX may be referred to the U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights or the university Title IX Coordinator. 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Interested candidates should submit applications at: https://indiana.peopleadmin.com Posting Details Position Details Title SPH Post-Doctoral Fellow Appointment Status Non-Tenure Track Department IU Bloomington School of Public Health Position Summary The Indiana University School of Public Health-Bloomington invites applications for a post-doctoral fellow with strong data analytic and collaborative skills to join a team of researchers focused on rigor, reproducibility, and transparency and/or statistical and data analytic research in the obesity, nutrition, or aging research domains. The fellow will work with Dean David B. Allison as well as other faculty co-mentors within the School of Public Health-Bloomington. This project presents unique opportunities for gaining research experience and working on internationally impactful projects with a dynamic interdisciplinary team. The term of appointment is one year, with potential for renewal by mutual agreement for up to an additional two years. The candidate is expected to begin October 1, 2022, but may be flexible. Applications received by August 5, 2022, will receive full consideration, but applications will be accepted until the position is filled. The salary and benefits are competitive and include funding for conference-related participation and continuing education courses. During the period of the fellowship, the fellow is expected to work on campus. Responsibilities: • Applied statistical analyses in obesity-related research ranging from basic science (animal studies) to clinical trials, meta-analyses, and epidemiology. • Learning to draft statistical and power analysis sections of grant proposals. • Collaborating with other post-doctoral fellows, students, and investigators on statistical matters. • Methodologic work. Basic Qualifications Qualifications : Degree: Ideally a PhD in Biostatistics or Statistics, but applicants with strong statistical skills holding a PhD from another discipline (e.g., economics, epidemiology, sociology, psychology, mathematics, engineering, etc.) will be also be given consideration. • Communication skills: Excellent written and spoken communication skills essential. • Social skills: Good collaborative skills, ability to work well with a variety of scientists from different educational and demographic background, and grace under pressure are all essential. David B. Allison: https://publichealth.indiana.edu/research/faculty-directory/profile.html?user=allison School of Public Health-Bloomington: http://www.publichealth.indiana.edu/ Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment based on individual qualifications. Indiana University prohibits discrimination based on age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status. Department Contact for Questions Questions pertaining to the PeopleAdmin application procedure may be directed to dwarcher@iu.edu or via postal mail at DBA Postdoc Search & Screen Committee, School of Public Health-Bloomington, Indiana University, 1025 East 7th Street, Room 115A, Bloomington, IN 47405-4801. Questions regarding the position may be directed to Dean Allison. Additional Qualifications Salary and Rank Special Instructions Application Procedure: Provide CV, cover letter summarizing research interests and fit for position, writing sample, and a list of three references. Interested candidates should submit applications at: https://indiana.peopleadmin.com For Best Consideration Date 08/05/2022 Expected Start Date 10/01/2022 OAA # 22207-06 Supplemental Questions Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*). Applicant Documents Required Documents Curriculum Vitae Letter of Application Writing Sample List Of References Optional Documents Other Publication 1 Publication 2 Other 2 Research Paper 1 Research Paper 2 Copyright © 2022 The Trustees of Indiana University ")); To ensure the security of your data, you will be logged out due to inactivity in 3 minutes at . Any data not saved will be lost. Click 'OK' to keep your session active.
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