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Fwd: Job Opening

Begin forwarded message:

From: Charlene Bradbury <cbradbur@sfu.ca>
Date: November 16, 2010 11:34:57 AM PST (CA)
To: Richard Lockhart <lockhart@stat.sfu.ca>
Subject: Fwd: Job Opening

----- Forwarded Message -----
From: clai@cfenet.ubc.ca
To: cbradbur@sfu.ca
Cc: clai@cfenet.ubc.ca
Sent: Monday, November 15, 2010 9:56:48 AM
Subject: Job Opening

Last year, you helped us posting a statistician job opening to
your departmental mailing list, that resulted in a hiring.

Currently, we are looking for a master level bio-statistician
for a 1 year mat-leave replacement term with possibility to

I am hoping you can help us again by circulating this job opening
within your department.

BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS
Urban Health and Research Initiative Program

Please note:  Only Canadian Citizens, legal residents or residents with a
legal work permit will be considered.

STATUS: This is a one year full time mat leave replacement with possibility
 for extension
JOB START DATE: Jan 2, 2011
SALARY: Commensurate with qualifications and experience
LOCATION: BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS (BC-CfE), Vancouver, BC
JOB: To be responsible for statistical and epidemiological analysis.
ORGANIZATION: The Centre currently employs a team of statisticians,
programmers, data managers, and data entry clerks who work collaboratively
on cohort-based epidemiological and clinical studies.  The BC-CfE is a
world renown HIV/AIDS research Centre including Research Laboratory,
Clinical Trials, Drug Treatment Program, Epidemiology and Professional
Education Programs.


   * General statistical and epidemiological analysis
   * Maintaining confidentiality in dealing with all matters
   * Demonstrate practical collaborative experience


   * Master's degree in biostatistics or statistics
   * Demonstrated practical collaborative experience
   * Understanding of epidemiological methods
   * Knowledge of Oracle programming an asset
   * Expertise in statistical packages - SAS, S-plus/R
   * Expertise in statistical techniques - longitudinal, multivariate,
        hierarchical, data-mining, survival analysis, among others
   * Knowledge of epidemiological methods - confounder analysis,
        cohort studies
   * Ability to work independently to meet team and organizational goals
   * Excellent problem solving and communication skills
   * Assist researchers in writing grant applications and manuscripts
   * Ability to work in Microsoft Office


   * Curriculum Vitae
   * Recent published peer reviewed papers if applicable
   * Experience and interests

   Calvin Lai, 608-1081 Burrard Street, BC Centre for Excellence in
      HIV/AIDS, Vancouver, BC, V6Z 1Y6  e-mail: clai@cfenet.ubc.ca

More information about our program can be found on these websites:

Once again, thanks very much for your kind help,

Calvin Lai

Calvin Lai, M.Math, P.Stat.
Database Manager and Senior Statistician
Data Team, Urban Health Research Initiative (UHRI)
BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS
St.Paul's Hospital
608-1081 Burrard St.
Vancouver BC V6Z 1Y6

Charlene Bradbury
Undergraduate Secretary / Financial Clerk
Department of Statistics & Actuarial Science
Simon Fraser University
Phone: 778-782-3803  Fax: 778-782-4368
Web: http://www.stat.sfu.ca