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Faculty Biostatistics & Epidemiology - Quantitative Health Sciences, collaborates with Center for Value-Based Care Research, Cleveland Clinic Internal Medicine Institute

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Faculty Biostatistics & Epidemiology - Quantitative Health Sciences, Cleveland Clinic

The Department of Quantitative Health Sciences is seeking a motivated PhD Biostatistician or Epidemiologist to lead Biostatistical collaborations with the Center for Value-Based Care Research in Cleveland Clinic's Internal Medicine Institute. The successful candidate will lead Biostatistical design and analysis for large observational studies and clinical trials. Research in the Center is led by 9 full time investigators who have over $22M in federal funding. Studies will involve assessments of the effect of interventions on patient outcomes, causal inference, and predictive modeling. Inference from observational studies will be used to plan prospective trials, including cluster-randomized trials and stepped wedge designs. Currently the center supports 3 QHS Master’s degree programmers whom the new hire will oversee and mentor.

A doctoral degree with expertise in biostatistics and/or epidemiology is required. The position includes a non-tenured appointment to the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University at rank commensurate with experience. Candidates should enjoy collaborating on and bringing creative analytic approaches to complex problems in health care and have a strong desire to publish journal articles. Excellent English written and oral communication skills are essential.

Job Requirements

• PhD in Biostatistics, Epidemiology, or a related discipline. • Knowledge of and experience with design and analytical methods for complex observational studies and clinical trials. • Experience as a collaborative biostatistician in a clinical setting. • Ability and desire to lead a team of MS-level Biostatisticians.

This is a “hard money” position with no explicit requirements to obtain salary support. The position is 70% collaboration and 30% independent research. Interested candidates should email a curriculum vitae, the names of at least three references and a letter summarizing experience, research interests, and fit for the position to . Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

The Department of Quantitative Health Sciences has30 faculty and over 130 members. Areas of disciplinary research application include biostatistical methods, clinical trials, population health, statistical genetics, bioinformatics, statistical computing, predictive modeling, and computational biology. For more career information see the Quantitative Health Sciences Career site.The metropolitan and suburban areas of Cleveland comprise a population of over 3 million, rich in cultural resources and diversity. The city itself is centrally located to several other large cities and enjoys a low cost of living index. Cleveland Clinic is among the world’s largest, busiest health centers, and ranked and ranked as the No. 2 hospital in the world for the sixth consecutive year by Newsweek’s World’s Best Hospitals 2024 list, while also being recognized for its commitment to patient experience.

Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment/affirmative action employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. We are a smoke/drug free environment.

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