Staff Scientist - Biostatistician

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

Cures Start Here.
At Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, home to three Nobel laureates, interdisciplinary teams of world-renowned scientists seek new and innovative ways to prevent, diagnose and treat cancer, HIV/AIDS and other life-threatening diseases. Fred Hutch's pioneering work in bone marrow transplantation led to the development of immunotherapy, which harnesses the power of the immune system to treat cancer. An independent, nonprofit research institute based in Seattle, Fred Hutch houses the nation's first and largest cancer prevention research program, as well as the clinical coordinating center of the Women's Health Initiative and the international headquarters of the HIV Vaccine Trials Network.

Careers Start Here.
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

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