Staff Scientist

Organization
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center & Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
Job Location
Seattle, WA
Job Description

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, home of three Nobel laureates, is an independent, nonprofit research institution dedicated to the development and advancement of biomedical research to eliminate cancer and other potentially fatal diseases. Recognized internationally for its pioneering work in bone-marrow transplantation, the Center's five scientific divisions collaborate to form a unique environment for conducting basic and applied science.

The Hutchinson Center, in collaboration with its clinical and research partners, the University of Washington and Seattle Children's, is the only National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center in the Pacific Northwest. Join us and make a difference!

The Biostatistics and Biomathematics Program at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center's Division of Public Health Sciences seeks qualified applicants for a staff scientist position. The successful candidates for this position will support two faculty investigators with the implementation of statistical models in the area of disease risk prediction. The successful candidate will have the chance to manage collaborative projects, work on large collaborative projects and support research in the areas of biomarker evaluation and cancer detection/early prevention.

Applicants should have
- Ph.D. in statistics, biostatistics or equivalent and strong theoretical statistics skills
- The ability to write efficient programs in R and C
- Strong written and verbal communication skills
- A long term interest in a non-tenure track staff position

Ideally, candidate will have:
- Experience in longitudinal data analysis, causal inference, missing data analysis, or high-dimensional data

If interested, please apply online at http://track.tmpservice.com/ApplyClick.aspx?id=2203801-2647-8221

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