Biostatistics Associate/Full Professor of Practice

Location
Blacksburg, VA, USA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 05, 2018
Closes
Nov 02, 2018
Ref
1465576546
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Type
Faculty
The Virginia Tech Department of Statistics (www.stat.vt.edu) invites applications for an associate or full professor of practice faculty position in biostatistics to begin in August 2018. Requirements include a Ph.D. in Biostatistics, Statistics, Biometry, Bioinformatics, Biomedical Informatics or a closely related field. The position is a 9-month appointment, with the opportunity to conduct additional extramurally funded research in the summer. Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.

The successful applicant will build and lead a collaborative biostatistics group to support medical/health research. He or she will develop and collaborate in transdisciplinary research with faculty and scientists from across campus, including the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute (http://research.vtc.vt.edu/), the Virginia Tech School of Medicine (http://medicine.vtc.vt.edu/), the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine (http://www.vetmed.vt.edu/) and the Virginia Tech Population Health Program (http://mph.vetmed.vt.edu/index.html).

Expectations for this position include providing effective mentoring for junior faculty, postdocs, and graduate students; teaching and advising a diverse population of undergraduate and graduate students; continuing development of professional capabilities and scholarly activities; curriculum development; participation in department, college, and university governance; and professional service. The faculty handbook (available at www.provost.vt.edu) provides a complete description of faculty responsibilities.