Opening For Senior Clinical Lecturer in Biomathematics

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Opening For Senior Clinical Lecturer in Biomathematics

Senior Clinical Lecturer in Biomathematics
Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine -Department of Clinical Sciences
Ref 160
Biostatistics Unit
Salary in the range of £37,756 to £47,787
Full-time, Permanent post
LSTM is a premier institution in tropical diseases research, with a strong track record in high quality research, postgraduate training and technical assistance related to tropical countries. We have a research portfolio of £200m, 366 staff of which 183 are academic staff, 112 current PhD students, 63 Masters’ students and 225 short course and diploma students. LSTM has international excellence demonstrated in HEFCE research performance. The portfolio includes basic drug discovery through to large drug trials and health services research, with teams working in trials, research synthesis and modelling.
LSTM has created a number of new strategic academic posts to help underpin its research and training portfolio, particularly in applied health services research. We are seeking to appoint a Senior Lecturer in Biomathematics, to contribute to the development and deployment of mathematical, statistical and bioinformatics tools applicable to broad range of clinical and laboratory-based research. The appointee will provide methodological development, tools, training and consultation to the research community.
The successful candidate will have experience of mathematical or statistical analyses relevant to the analysis of contemporary clinical and biomedical datasets in one or more of the following areas: mathematical modelling, computational biology, bioinformatics, evolutionary genetics, databases, machine learning or simulation. The current research strategy includes a focus on expanding translational and applied health research, so there would be an expectation that the successful candidate would contribute to the emerging portfolio in these areas.
You will be required to engage in appropriate postgraduate teaching activities related to your own specialist interests, apply for/secure grant applications. You will have a strong track record in published research with experience of medical statistics in applied research and epidemiological research.
This is an exciting time to join LSTM and you will make a significant contribution to operational and strategic development working in partnership with other senior staff. You will play a key role in promoting excellence and further enhance our reputation as a leading world class institution.
Further details of the post can be found by visiting our website at:
If you are interested in applying, please send your completed Application, Personal Details and Equal Opportunities Forms, together with an up to date CV and covering letter stating vacancy reference (160), via email to or post: Human Resources, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Pembroke Place, Liverpool, L3 5QA.
Closing date for completed applications: Monday 2 June 2014, 12.00pm UK Time