Duke University, Biostatistics & Bioinformatics

Position ID:Duke-Biostatistics & Bioinformatics-FAC32ALL [#19795]
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 Area: Biomedical Sciences
Appl Deadline:2021/12/06 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2021/09/28, updated 2021/11/29)
Position Description:    

The Duke University Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics invites applications for multiple non tenure-track faculty positions in clinical informatics and biostatistics. Potential areas of research emphasis include health equity, data standardization, data harmonization, innovative clinical trials design, and causal inference. The Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics has Masters and PhD programs, as well as opportunities to supervise post-docs and Masters and PhD staff. This position also has the unique opportunity to also be part of the prestigious Duke Clinical Research Institute (DCRI). Duke and DCRI have 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.

Applicants should hold a Ph.D. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Statistics, Biomedical Informatics, Bioinformatics, Biostatistics, or a related field by the date of the start of their appointment. Joint appointments with other departments are possible for appropriate candidates. The application package should include a cover letter accompanied by a one-page diversity statement, a curriculum vitae, and a three-page statement of research (organized as one page summary of past research accomplishments and a two-page summary of your future research plans), and 3 letters of recommendation. All applications should be submitted through: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/19795).

Diversity and Inclusion: Duke University is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer. Candidates with backgrounds underrepresented in science are especially encouraged to apply. The diversity statement should address why the candidate believes diversity and inclusion are important with examples from their experiences and plans for future contributions. More information about the department’s diversity, inclusion, and antiracist work can be found at: https://biostat.duke.edu/about/diversity-and-inclusion

Important Dates: Applications should be received by November 15, 2021, for full consideration. Top candidates will be invited to a virtual symposium in mid-December to present their research and future plans.

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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