Research Assistant (Modelling and Biostatistics)

  • Contract
  • FullTime

NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE


1 Jul 2023
Job Information

Organisation/Company
NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE
Research Field
Biological sciences
Computer science
Economics
Medical sciences
Mathematics
Chemistry
Economics
Researcher Profile
Recognised Researcher (R2)
First Stage Researcher (R1)
Country
Singapore
Application Deadline
30 Jul 2023 – 00:00 (UTC)
Type of Contract
Other
Job Status
Full-time
Is the job funded through the EU Research Framework Programme?
Not funded by an EU programme
Is the Job related to staff position within a Research Infrastructure?
No

Offer Description

Job Description

Applications are invited for the following full-time position in the Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health:

Research Assistant (1 year)

We are looking for research assistants with a quantitative background for research projects in the areas of Modelling and Biostatistics. They will be working within the team under the Principal Investigator, Associate Professor Alex R Cook and/or Senior Research Fellow Su Park.

Candidates need to be able to understand statistical modelling, have a strong mathematical background, and be fluent in R programming or Python coding. The candidate will be working with the Principal Investigator(s) on the analysis of big health data, utilising an array of methods to infer statistical relationships and health outcomes. Further mathematical modelling will also be carried out when necessary.

Responsibilities:

  • Analysing data using statistical and mathematical modelling techniques
  • Academic writing and publication of results
  • Preparation of meeting materials for stakeholders

Qualifications

Requirements:

  • BSc in a quantitative discipline (economics, quantitative finances, statistics, pharmacy, mathematics, data science, computational biology, operational research, computer science, bioinformatics).
  • Very proficient in Statistical Software (R preferred)
  • Proficient in other programming languages such as Python is a plus
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Good organizational and administrative skills

Applicants should include a brief statement of interest, CV, list of publications (if applicable) and the names and email details of 3 referees who may be contacted immediately if shortlisted.

Recruitment is open immediately and will continue until all positions are filled.

Qualifications

BSc in a quantitative discipline (economics, quantitative finances, statistics, pharmacy, mathematics, data science, computational biology, operational research, computer science, bioinformatics).

Requirements
Additional Information
Where to apply

Website
https://www.timeshighereducation.com/unijobs/listing/344784/research-assistant-…

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