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Position: Statistician
Institution: Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute
Location: Basel, Switzerland
Duties: The Statistician will contribute to different projects that require both analytical skills but excellent communication. The applicant will support the research activities of several projects both in the MED department, at Swiss TPH and in resource-limited settings. Collaborates with clinicians on various projects in different disease areas. Works with data managers to specify data collection for studies. Design, monitor and analyse data from observational studies or clinical trials. Provide statistical support and input to members of the MED department. Maintain and process complex databases for use in research projects
Requirements: Masters or PhD in Statistics. Good programming skills in Stata (preferred), SAS or R. Experience in analysis of complex observational data or clinical trials. Flexible to collaborate in a complex project and to manage a variety of responsibilities
   
Text: The Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute is the biggest institution for public health, international health and tropical medicine in Switzerland. The institute with over 700 employees delivers a sustainable contribution with its research, education and services to the improvement of health worldwide. The Department of Medicine (MED), within Swiss TPH, is built on the foundation of clinical medical services, diagnostics, pharmaceutical medicine and clinical research. Within our Clinical Statistics and Data Management group we are seeking a highly motivated Statistician (80-100%) The Statistician will contribute to different projects that require both analytical skills but excellent communication. The applicant will support the research activities of several projects both in the MED department, at Swiss TPH and in resource-limited settings. The Statistician will collaborate with other departments at Swiss TPH. Specific tasks : Collaborates with clinicians on various projects in different disease areas Works with data managers to specify data collection for studies Design, monitor and analyse data from observational studies or clinical trials Provide statistical support and input to members of the MED department Maintain and process complex databases for use in research projects Contribute to teaching courses for the Masters in Epidemiology degree Presents data at conferences and meetings where needed Experience and skill requirements: Masters or PhD in Statistics Good programming skills in Stata (preferred), SAS or R Experience in analysis of complex observational data or clinical trials Knowledge of machine learning is an advantage Excellent communication skills Enjoys close collaboration in small teams Flexible to collaborate in a complex project and to manage a variety of responsibilities Start of employment: September 2018 or upon negotiation There is no closing date for application, but we encourage applicants to submit their application as soon as possible. As long as the position is published on the website of Swiss TPH it is still open. We look forward to receiving your online application with CV, motivation letter, certificates and the names and contact information (email or phone) of 2-3 referees. Please ensure that all information is provided as only complete applications will be considered. Note that we can only accept applications via our online recruiting tool. Applications via email will not be considered. Contact For further information about the position, please visit our website https://www.swisstph.ch/en/ or contact Dr Tracy Glass ( tracy.glass@swisstph.ch ) » Forward to online application . » Back to job market
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