Biostatistician – full time

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					Biostatistician – full time:

University of British Columbia, Division of Nephrology, St. Paul’s Hospital.

We are looking for a dynamic individual to join our research team of clinician scientists,
working in the field of kidney transplantation.

We value the following characteristics:

Expertise in biostatics: You should have a Masters degree in biostatistics/statistics and a
background in health sciences research. You should be proficient in the use of SAS,
STATA, Splus and SPSS. You should be familiar with time to event analyses, repeated
measures analyses, and hierarchical modeling techniques.

Strong communication skills: In addition to proficiency in English, you must have the
ability to communicate effectively with a wide range of individuals from students to
senior investigators. You should be comfortable presenting in front of a group, and be
able to speak on behalf of your co-investigators in a variety of different settings.

Excellent interpersonal skills: We value individuals who are able to work effectively in a
team setting.

Work ethic: You must be ambitious, honest and hardworking. You must be able to work
independently and have the ability to meet deadlines. This position requires you to be
flexible and accommodating.

What we offer:

Competitive salary with full university benefits.

Respectful and caring work environment in which you will be an integral part of our
research team.

Opportunity to work on exciting innovative projects.

Support for continued education, as well as national and international travel

We look forward to hearing from you, but will only respond to those selected for

If you are interested in this opportunity, please contact

John S. Gill, M.D., M.S., F.R.C.P.(C)
Associate Professor Of Medicine
University Of British Columbia

Providence 6A- 1081 Burrard Street
Vancouver, B.C.
Canada V6Z 1Y6
Fax 604-806-9419