Senior Biostatistician

Jenner Institute

University of Oxford, Oxford, UK


  • Posted on: 22nd Nov 2021
  • Salary: Grade 8: £42,149 - £50,296 with a discretionary range to £54,943 p.a.
  • REF: 154653
  • Closes: 20th December 2021
  • Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
  • Hours: Full Time

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Senior Biostatistician

Jenner Institute, Centre for Clinical Vaccinology and Tropical Medicine, Churchill Hospital, Headington, Oxford, OX3 7LE

Grade 8: £42,149 – £50,296 with a discretionary range to £54,943 p.a.

The Jenner Institute is seeking to appoint a highly motivated Senior Biostatistician, primarily for the Malaria Vaccine Programme, but also to provide other support to programmes as required.

Your main responsibility will be providing statistical support for a number of malaria vaccine trials led by Professor Adrian Hill, including a phase III multi-centre trial.You will be required to provide support in research design, methodological development, and the analysis and reporting of clinical trial data. You will support a team of researchers to optimise statistical approaches and take a leading role in analyses.

It is essential that you hold a PhD or DPhil in statistics in a closely related discipline, and have practical biostatistics and/or clinical trials analytics experience with good knowledge of all aspects of clinical research methodologies. You will have excellent understanding of statistical methods and have proven experience in using statistical packages, and working with large datasets. It is essential that you have excellent communications skills, both written and oral, and have the ability to manage multiple project workloads within given deadlines.

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online and you will be required to upload a supporting statement and CV as part of your online application. Your supporting statement must explain how you meet each of the selection criteria for the post using examples of your skills and experience.

This position is offered full time (part time hours considered) on a fixed term contract until 14 October 2023 and is funded by the Serum Institute of India Grant.

Only applications received before 12 midday on Monday 20 December 2021 will be considered.

Interviews for this post are expected to be held online during the week commencing 3 January 2022.

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Contact Person :

Kaitlin Beazley

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Contact Phone :

01865 287502

Closing Date & Time :

20-Dec-2021 12:00

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