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The Division of Preventive Medicine is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, pregnancy or pregnancy-related condition, or any other characteristic protected by law. Women and minority candidates are particularly encouraged to apply.


Academic Biostatistician – Instructor/Assistant/Associate Professor Level

The Division of Preventive Medicine in the Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital is seeking an Instructor, Assistant, or Associate Professor-level academic biostatistician. Applicants should possess a doctoral degree in biostatistics, statistics, or a related area, and have relevant research experience. Appointment at the level of Instructor, Assistant, or Associate Professor will be commensurate with training and experience.

Candidates will collaborate with other investigators in the analysis of research studies and scientific projects related to chronic disease epidemiology, including large-scale randomized clinical trials as well as long-standing observational cohort studies, blood/DNA repositories with large-scale genomic analyses, multi-omics, and data science, artificial intelligence, and machine learning. The candidate will be expected to assist with the development of grants, preparation of database and data sets, planning and performing data analysis, and writing manuscripts. In addition to providing collaborative statistical guidance in ongoing and planned research projects, the ideal faculty candidate would be expected to develop their own independent research program. They will also be expected to engage in teaching and mentoring students, fellows and junior faculty in the classroom and the Division. For the rank of Associate Professor, the ideal candidate would also have proven experience in obtaining grant funding.

Further information about our research programs.

Please email a copy of your CV, a description of your research goals and accomplishments, a summary of current and past grant support, names of at least three references, and representative reprints of 3-4 original reports to:

Julie E. Buring, ScD

Chair, Search Committee

Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Division of Preventive Medicine

900 Commonwealth Ave.

Boston, MA 02215-2104

Attn: Khex Ty at

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