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Staff Scientist, Protocol Statistician - Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

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Location: Seattle, WA
Full-time position
Closing Date: open until filled
Job #11442
Posted: May 16, 2017

Biostatistics, Bioinformatics and Epidemiology (BBE) at Fred Hutch is seeking a Staff Scientist to serve as Protocol Statistician in support of for the HIV Prevention Trials Network (HPTN) protocols, collaborate with scientists within the network and develop creative solutions to statistical issues that arise. The Staff Scientist will contribute to the HPTN research agenda through independent and collaborative research resulting in presentations and publications.


  1. Contribute to the science through independent and collaborative research including co-authoring papers and protocols.
  2. Serve as lead statistician on trial protocols, working collaboratively with HPTN investigators to design studies for HIV prevention. Supervise preparation of study monitoring reports and present study progress to monitoring committees.
  3. Provide leadership and direction for secondary analyses of completed studies, including laboratory-based investigations. Supervise secondary analyses conducted by master’s level statisticians.
  4. Deliver talks on the results of the research.
  5. Maintain current knowledge of and contribute to advancements in HIV prevention and statistics through participation in professional organizations, scientific conferences, reading industry journals, and publication of manuscripts.

Ph.D. in statistics, biostatistics or related field. Strong written and verbal communication required.  Experience working with geographically diverse collaborative groups within a clinical research environment desired. Strong interest and experience in broad range of applied biostatistics desired.


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