Post-doctoral Fellowship in Perinatal Predictive Modeling
McMaster College - Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology/Well being Analysis Strategies, Proof, and Influence (HEI, previously Medical Epidemiology & Biostatistics)
|Location:||Hamilton - Canada|
|Contract Sort:||Fastened-Time period/Contract|
|Positioned on:||2018-04-24||twenty fourth April 2018|
|Expires:||2018-06-24||twenty fourth June 2018|
novel, superior analytic methodology to construct, validate and apply novel predictive fashions of complicated organic processes to review maternal and neonatal illnesses to enhance the well being of girls and infants. This postdoctoral fellowship will allow fellows to increase information in their analysis areas, conduct profitable interdisciplinary analysis tasks, improve writing and communication expertise and set up new peer networks whereas aiming to enhance the well being of girls and infants.
The profitable candidate can be co-supervised in a vibrant, collaborative setting by Dr. Sarah McDonald, holder of a prestigious Canada Analysis Chair, a perinatal medical epidemiologist and a excessive danger obstetrician and Dr. Joseph Beyene, a tutorial biostatistician and methodologist. Alternatives embrace collaborations with different departments, centres, provinces and internationally.
We're in search of extremely motivated candidates with a Ph.D. in (Bio)Statistics, Pc Science, Medical Epidemiology, or associated area. Superlative programming (SAS/R) and communication expertise are required. The applicant ought to have the ability to work as part of a group in addition to independently, and be keen about working with actual or simulated giant perinatal knowledge units to deal with the excessive dimensionality of complicated relationships between affected person traits, biomarkers, & repeated measures to look at maternal and toddler outcomes. Expertise in obstetrics or neonatology is an asset.
Main obligations contain designing and finishing up predictive modeling research, analyzing knowledge, supervising college students, gaining expertise writing publications and analysis grants. The place is tailor-made to the applicant’s career objectives.
The appointment might be for 1-three years depending on the candidate’s objectives, match and productiveness. Wage is commensurate with qualifications. McMaster College is an internationally ranked analysis and academic establishment, and HEI is especially famend with a vibrant collection of rounds and academic opportunities.
candidates ought to e mail (Topic: “PDF in perinatal predictive modeling”) every of the next, numbered and titled as per the italics under (Solely full purposes shall be thought-about):
- curriculum vitae, together with full list of all publications, individually a list of publications in non-predatory journals, grant funding, and awards,
- letter (expressing why you have an interest and career objectives),
- transcripts (for every diploma, notarized, translated into English, as mandatory)
- course descriptions and period (for all statistical/epidemiological programs, together with #hours),
- publications (three key English ones ),
- references (names, titles and each e-mail and phone #)
- inside your e-mail, please embrace:
- the place you noticed this posting
- yr of your PhD (or point out “no PhD”)
- a desk displaying # of peer-reviewed English publications on which you're (full textual content solely in non-predatory journals; not abstracts) as:
- First writer
- Senior/final writer
- Co-writer (besides senior/final)
iv. Quantity (foreign money & complete) of peer-reviewed funding as:
- Principal Investigator
Dr. Sarah McDonald
Canada Analysis Chair
Departments of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Radiology, and Well being Analysis Strategies, Proof, and Impression
McMaster College, [email protected]
Purposes will proceed to be processed till the place is crammed. We thank all candidates, however solely these chosen for an interview will probably be contacted.
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