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Post-Doctoral Scholar Position for Biostatistician-Epidemiology

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The Department of Emergency Medicine at the UC Irvine School of Medicine is seeking applicants for a Post-Doctoral Scholar in the fields of Biostatistics and Epidemiology.

Candidates must possess a Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree in Biostatistics or in a related discipline with a strong quantitative background. Candidates must also be proficient with at least one statistical analysis language. Preference will be given to candidates with experience in the fields of Emergency Medicine and/or Population Based Health.

The Post-Doctoral Scholar is expected to perform statistical data analysis and consult on research designs for Emergency Medicine research projects, including research-statistical methods, sample size and data collection. In addition, the candidate will participate in writing and editing research reports with Principal Investigators. The candidate will interact closely with students, resident physicians, fellows, and faculty members within the Department, and is expected to manage multiple projects in parallel. Candidates must possess excellent writing and editing skills, and have experience working with large datasets. Preference will be given to candidates who are familiar with REDCap.

Minimum Qualifications:
Required Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree in the field of Biostatistics or in a related discipline with a strong quantitative background.

Anticipated salary range:

To Apply:
Interested candidates should apply through UC Irvine’s RECRUIT system located at:

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.

Job location

Irvine, CA


Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Statement addressing how past and/or potential contributions to diversity will advance UCI's Commitment to Inclusive Excellence.

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3 letters of reference required