Open Rank Faculty

Location
Chapel Hill
Posted
Apr 01, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Position Type: Permanent Faculty

Department: Collab Studies Coord Ctr - 462002

Appointment Type: Open Rank

Vacancy ID: FAC0001975

Position Summary: The Collaborative Studies Coordinating Center (CSCC) in the Department of Biostatistics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC) is seeking applications for a faculty position. This faculty appointment will be in the Department of Biostatistics in UNC's Gillings School of Global Public Health. The track (tenure, research, clinical, or practice) and rank will depend on qualifications and research focus of the applicant. Strong preference will be given to applicants with experience commensurate with appointment at the Associate or Full professor level. Preference will be given to candidates with: experience in a research network coordinating center; senior management level experience including supervision, resource allocation, project and protocol management, and organizational planning in a clinical research organization; strong hands-on background in biostatistics and data management in a clinical research setting; clinical trials experience with industry; and/or working knowledge of GCP, GCDMP, and ICH guidelines, regulatory submission requirements, and CDISC standards. The CSCC is the longest-running NIH-funded coordinating center, with a diverse portfolio of clinical trials and observational studies, innovative data management technology, and close collaboration with tenured faculty in the Department of Biostatistics.

Application Deadline: 12/31/2017

Education Requirements: A doctoral degree in biostatistics or equivalent is required.

Qualification and Experience: Applicants should have broad research interests, with a strong publications record, and experience working at a coordinating center or equivalent. Applicants should have the potential to serve as coordinating center Principal Investigator for multi-center clinical trials and epidemiological studies and the ability to engage in collaborative research.

Equal Opportunity Employer: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

Department Contact Name and Title: Vera Bennett, HR Consultant

Department Contact Telephone Number or Email: bennett@bios.unc.edu