Postdoctoral Fellowship in Biostatistics
A postdoctoral fellow in biostatistics or related discipline is sought to conduct innovative methodological and applied research at the intersection of statistics and behavioral health. The 2-3 year position is funded by a research project spanning Dartmouth Medical School (The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth), John Hopkins University and the State of New Hampshire. The successful candidate will work under the primary mentorship of biostatistician Dr. James O’Malley and will have the opportunity to collaborate with other biostatisticians, economists, behavior health researchers, and other researchers at the Center for Technology and Behavioral Health at Dartmouth. Appointment for the second and third years is contingent on satisfactory performance in the prior years.
Applicants should have a doctoral degree in biostatistics, statistics, data science or a related field and be interested in performing research to develop or enhance statistical methods that are motivated by problems in behavioral health and an associated multi-component study but whose results can be generalized. and novel applications of widespread concern. A background in causal inference, hierarchical or longitudinal models, or SMART (sequential, multiple assignment, randomized trials) will be helpful but not necessary.
Submissions should include a letter of intent, curriculum vitae, and names and contact information for three references. Review of applications will commence immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Applicant materials should be e-mailed or mailed to:
Post-doctoral fellowship search
Department of Biomedical Data Science and The Dartmouth Institute
Attention: Kathryn Hutchins
Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
Level 5, Williamson Translation Science Building
1 Medical Center Drive, Lebanon NH 03756, USA
Please contact James.OMalley@Dartmouth.edu with questions about the position.
Salary Range: Competitive
Founded in 1797, the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth draws on the resources of Dartmouth College and Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center for broad interdisciplinary programs in biomedical research, education, patient care and service. Located in rural New Hampshire, the region uniquely offers idyllic landscapes and recreation, along with outstanding schools and cultural activities. The recently formed Department of Biomedical Data Science includes nine full-time statistical faculty members and a growing number of post-doctoral fellows working in a range of areas while The Dartmouth Institute is world renowned for its research in the variation of health care utilization and outcomes.
The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We welcome applications from, and will extend equal opportunity to, all individuals without regard for gender, race, religion, color, national origin, sexual orientation, age, disability, handicap or veteran status.