Post-doctoral Fellowship in Advanced Meta-analysis in Perinatology
McMaster College - Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology/Well being Analysis Strategies, Proof, and Impression (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|
together with superior methods in meta-evaluation and community meta-evaluation to enhance the well being of girls and infants.
The profitable candidate shall be co-supervised in a vibrant, collaborative setting by Dr. Sarah McDonald, holder of the distinguished Canada Analysis Chair, a perinatal medical epidemiologist and excessive danger obstetrician, and Dr. Joseph Beyene, a tutorial biostatistician and former Co-Convenor of the Cochrane Statistical Strategies Group (SMG). Work will contain software of superior meta-analytic strategies together with each typical and community meta-evaluation, analyzing each maternal and toddler outcomes. Alternatives embrace collaborations with groups in different departments, centres, provinces and internationally. McMaster College, residence to the Cochrane Canada Centre and the GRADE strategy, is a world-chief in Information Synthesis.
We're in search of extremely motivated candidates who've a Ph.D. in (Bio)Statistics, Medical Epidemiology, or a very intently-associated area. The applicant ought to be enthusiastic, motivated, and have the ability to work as part of a group in addition to independently. Expertise in analysis in drugs, notably in obstetrics or neonatology is an asset.
Main duties contain designing and finishing up cohort research and complimentary meta-analyses and community meta-analyses in perinatology, analyzing knowledge utilizing statistical packages (e.g., R, SAS, WinBUGS/JAGS), co-authoring and submitting manuscripts. Different opportunities embrace gaining expertise writing analysis grants and scholar supervision. The place can be tailor-made to the applicant’s career objectives.
The appointment will probably be for 1-three years depending on the candidate’s objectives, qualifications, match and productiveness. Wage is commensurate with qualifications. McMaster College is a acknowledged and internationally ranked analysis and academic establishment, and HEI is especially famend with a vibrant collection of rounds and different instructional opportunities.
candidates ought to e-mail (Topic: “PDF in perinatal superior meta-evaluation”) every of the next, numbered and titled as per the italics under (applications that don't embrace all the numbered elements will be unable to be thought-about):
- CV (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 your career objectives),
- transcripts (for every diploma, notarized, translated into English as needed)
- course descriptions and period (for all statistical/epidemiological programs, together with #hours),
- publications (three key English ones, on which you're first or co-writer),
- references (names, titles, 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 Influence
E mail: [email protected]
Purposes will proceed to be processed till the place is crammed. We thank all candidates, however solely these chosen for interview shall be contacted.
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