Duke University, Biostatistics & Bioinformatics

Position ID:Duke-Biostatistics & Bioinformatics-FAC26ALL [#15513]
Position Title: Open Rank Faculty Positions - Biostatistics and Biomedical Informatics
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27710, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Biomedical Sciences
Biostatistics / Biostatistics
Appl Deadline:2020/05/30 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2019/11/17)
Position Description:    

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The Duke University Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics invites applications for multiple non tenure-track faculty positions in all aspects of biostatistics and biomedical informatics at all levels. Successful candidates will have a strong interest in motivating their theoretical and/or algorithmic research by real needs in health, broadly-defined.

Applicants should hold a Ph.D. in Biostatistics, Statistics, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Biomedical Informatics, Bioinformatics, or a related field by the date of the start of their appointment. Joint appointments with other departments are possible for appropriate candidates. Particular attractions of this position include the exceptional data and translational opportunities of Duke Health and the School of Medicine and the opportunity for a one-course-per-year teaching load for candidates who want to focus their efforts on algorithmic, theoretical, and/or methodological research with the potential to transform health and healthcare nationwide and around the world.

The Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics has Masters and PhD programs, and our algorithmic-oriented faculty also supervise PhD students in other leading programs on campus. Duke has an exceptional history in healthcare innovation, and Durham and the Research Triangle form a vibrant community with an outstanding climate intellectually, culturally, and for year-round physical activity and recreation.

Application review will begin January 1, 2020 and continue until all positions are filled. Applicants are invited to submit application materials via Academic Jobs Online at https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/15513. Please upload a CV, research statement, and teaching statement, and request at least three references to upload letters of recommendation.

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas-an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.

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Further Info:
Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics
Duke University School of Medicine
Duke Box 2721
Durham, NC 27710

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