CAREER OPPORTUNITIES


PBRC -Assistant/Associate Professor

Job Type:
Faculty
Job Number:
P00004821
Description:
The Pennington Biomedical Research Center, a research facility of the Louisiana State University System, is seeking applicants for a non-tenured faculty position at the Assistant or Associate Professor level the Department of Biostatistics. The chosen candidate will work in close collaboration with Principal Investigators who will provide datasets stored on electronic data files that range in size from very small (e.g., 10 subjects with 40 variables per subject) to very large (e.g., 1,300,000 subjects with 600 variables per subject). All candidates must show evidence of excellent oral and written communication skills. They must also have strong computer skills with expertise in performing analytical solutions using statistical software such as SAS and SAS with R. Extensive experience employing linear and nonlinear mixed effects statistical models to perform inferential analytics, where relevant outcomes are assessed as repeated measures and some of the resulting data may be missing, is also desirable. All candidates should provide evidence of outstanding methodological and interdisciplinary research potential and relevant postdoctoral training is desirable. In addition, candidates for Associate Professor should also have a record of innovative methodological research, genuine interest in interdisciplinary collaborations in translational research, successful record of extramural funding support, and demonstrated leadership potential.
Qualifications:
Applicants must have a Ph.D. in biostatistics, or a closely related field. Experience and demonstrated interest in active collaboration in biomedical and public health research including animal studies, clinical trials, and population studies are highly desirable.
Faculty:
Johnson, William D.
To Apply:
https://lsu.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/LSU/job/LSU---Pennington/PBRC--Assistant-Associate-Professor_R00022233
LSU/PENNINGTON BIOMEDICAL IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER