Lecturer in Medical Statistics

Keele University
January 02, 2023
Offerd Salary:£37,474 – £43,414
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Lecturer in Medical Statistics

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Keele University Campus



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Academic and Research


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Grade 7a Starting salary £37,474 – £43,414 per annum

1.0FTE (full-time)

We seek to appoint an enthusiastic and talented statistician at PhD (Grade 7) level to work on the design and analysis of projects within the research programmes of the School of Medicine, with a particular focus on clinical trials and global health research, and to contribute or lead on teaching related to medical statistics and quantitative research methods for undergraduate/postgraduate programmes. The post holder will join our vibrant Biostatistics Group based in the School of Medicine and work closely with Keele Clinical Trials Unit.

The successful candidate will collaborate on clinical trials including the highly innovative NIHR funded CONTROL study (led by Keele University in collaboration with University of Peshawar, Pakistan) to develop a psychological intervention to improve the outcomes both for depression and tuberculosis (TB) in people with TB in Pakistan and Afghanistan.

Keele University is renowned for its exciting approach to higher education, innovative research, beautiful campus, strong community spirit and excellent student experience. With a turnover in excess of £170 million, over 10,000 students and a total staff of approximately 2000, the University promotes world-class research and provides high quality teaching across a wide range of academic and vocational subjects. This post represents an exciting opportunity for an ambitious and experienced individual to join a team of staff in Keele University's School of Medicine. The School's research programme in global health started in January 2017, and our aim is to improve the health and wellbeing of the most vulnerable populations in resource poor settings.

You will have a PhD in biostatistics, medical statistics, applied statistics or other related subject with a substantial quantitative component. You will also have experience in applied health research. This is a full-time, four year fixed-term position, in the first instance, with salary dependent on qualifications and experience. If you would like to discuss this position further please do not hesitate to contact Dr Martyn Lewis (Email: a.m.lewis@keele.ac.uk), or Professor Saeed Farooq (Email: s.farooq@keele.ac.uk) or Danielle van der Windt (Email: d.van.der.windt@keele.ac.uk ).

Flexible Working

The University is committed to operating flexible working practices wherever possible.

Keele University values equality and diversity across our workforce and to ensuring our staff community is reflective of the diversity of our student population. In support of these commitments the University welcomes applications from individuals of Black, Asian and ethnic minority backgrounds for all roles.

For further details regarding this vacancy, please click on the attachment link above to view the Job Description and Person Specification.

Keele University employees wishing to apply should login to Employee Self Service and click on the 'View current vacancies' link.

Closing date for applications: 23.59 Monday 2nd January 2023

Interviews will be held on: 1-5pm Thursday 26th January 2023

Post reference: KU00003015

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