Epidemiologist/Statistician

  • Fixed-term – full-time
  • Leicester
Closing date:
2017-11-27

uniofleicester University of Leicester

Job Purpose

Statistician/Epidemiologist

College of Life Sciences

Diabetes Research Centre

Salary Grade 6 – £27,285 to £31,604 per annum

Full-time fixed term contract for 2 years

Together our staff and students are discovering innovative ways to change the world for the better and there has never been a more exciting time for you to join us. We are one of the top universities worldwide and have an international reputation for excellence in teaching and research. We are led by discovery and innovation, with the synergy between research and learning at the core of our activity.

The Diabetes Research Centre has an outstanding international reputation for its research in diabetes and cardiovascular disease, and also hosts the Leicester Clinical Trials Unit, NIHR Biomedical Research Centre and CLAHRC EM.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to appoint a full-time Statistician/Epidemiologist to work at the Diabetes Research Centre. You will support the day-to-day coordination and running of the ERICAS (cardiometabolic real-world evidence library) project, including quality assessment of observational studies. You will also contribute to the cardiometabolic real-world data portfolio of research, including extracting and analysing data from the Clinical Research Practice Datalink (CPRD).

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Informal enquiries are welcome and should be made to Nafeesa Dhalwani (nnd2@le.ac.uk) or Freya Tyrer (fct2@le.ac.uk; 0116 258 4398).

The closing date for this post is midnight on 27 November 2017.

We anticipate that assessments will take place week commencing 11 December 2017.