- Biostatistics / Bioinformatics, Data science / (Pharmaco-) Epidemiology
- Medical University Vienna / Division of Rheumatology
We are currently looking to expand our team at the Division of Rheumatology at the Medical University of Vienna with a Postdoctoral Biostatistician with research interest in the rheumatology research field. This role is an exciting opportunity to make substantial contributions to clinical and translational academic research and to collaborate with national and international partners. The applicant is expected to be engaged in a variety of research activities, including development of study design and analysis of clinical and translational studies, handling of large scale datasets of heterogeneous, multidimensional data sources, and others. Candidates are encouraged to establish an innovative and well-funded research group that is open to interdisciplinary collaboration.
The ideal candidate should have a background in Biostatistics, Bioinformatics, (Pharmaco-) Epidemiology or related disciplines with a documented experience in handling big data and longitudinal data analyses. Previous research experience in network analyses and clustering methods are advantageous. Candidates should demonstrate a strong motivation to engage in the rheumatology research field, introduce innovative statistical thinking and methods and should have at least one publication as a first author and experience in grant writing. Where required, the appointee may also supervise junior Biostatisticians and consult research assistants, other research staff or postgraduate students.
ABOUT THE DIVISION OF RHEUMATOLOGY
The Division of Rheumatology at the Medical University of Vienna performs basic, clinical and translational research in the field of rheumatic and musculoskeletal disease. The applied science focuses on determination of causes of inflammatory rheumatic conditions, developing treatment strategies and predicting treatment response by linking data from longitudinal clinical and trial databases with genetic, molecular and biological biomarkers.
Interested candidates should send their application (letter of motivation, curriculum vitae, list of peer-reviewed publications, a brief synopsis of their previous research area, letter of recommendation) as a single-pdf to helga.radner(at)meduniwien.ac.at
Application deadline: December 31st 2020
- Name: Helga Radner
- Telefon: 01 40400 43010