The Department of Psychiatry at the University of Pittsburgh is seeking statistics and biostatistics researchers for full-time faculty positions. Candidates who are interested in conducting their own funded independent research (applied or methodological) as well as in collaborating with clinical/scientific investigators as a statistical coinvestigator are being sought. Areas of statistical expertise and/or applications may range from genetics to brain imaging to more complex or adaptive clinical trial designs. Because growth is sought in these areas, multiple positions are available at the assistant and associate levels. Primary selection criteria are history of productivity and collaboration and an ability to enhance an interactive and dynamic research community within and across departments in the greater Pittsburgh academic environment.
Successful candidates will join a vibrant and highly collaborative research community with a long history of excellence in basic, translational and clinical research. The Department of Psychiatry is prepared to invest substantial resources to ensure success.
Interested candidates should submit their curriculum vitae and a research statement to email@example.com .
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Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Required Attachments: Curriculum Vitae
Optional Attachments: Other (see posting for additional details)
Internal Number: 19008851
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.