Statistical Science



From time to time vacancies arise within the department. Posts will be advertised on this page as and when they arise.

Lecturer in Medical Statistics

We are recruiting for a Lecturer in Medical Statistics on a full-time basis (job shares considered). 

The post is a 60:40 split between the NIHR/UCL Biomedical Research Centre and the Department of Statistical Science. The academic home for this post will be the Department of Statistical Science, and the postholder will work closely with the UCLH/UCL Joint Research Office and UCL PRIMENT Clinical Trials Unit.

The post holder will collaborate with health researchers on projects across UCL Medical School and the associated NHS Trusts, conduct methodological research in the field of biostatistics and contribute to undergraduate, postgraduate and short course teaching.

The successful candidate should hold a PhD or equivalent qualification in Statistics/Biostatistics. They must be able to demonstrate a capability of successfully collaborating on health research projects whilst developing an independent research career. The post holder should have the ability to construct and deliver lecture courses on topics relevant to the needs of the Department and the Biostatistics Group and possess excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills.

Closing date 15 November 2021.

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Lecturer (Teaching) in Statistics

We are recruiting for a Lecturer in Statistics on a full-time basis (job shares considered). 

This post is available immediately and is funded for three years in the first instance.

The post holder will contribute to the teaching of probability and statistics in the department, at levels from introductory undergraduate up to Masters. A typical load would involve the organisation, delivery and assessment of up to two courses per year, each involving around 30-40 hours of contact time and with some large class sizes; plus occasional contributions to other courses as appropriate.

The successful candidate should hold a PhD or equivalent qualification, or evidence of an equivalent level of attainment in research publications, in statistics or a closely related field and have, or be working towards, a recognised higher education teaching qualification or professional recognition (e.g. Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy or equivalent) are essential.

Closing Date 22 November 2021

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