University of Bristol (UoB)

Senior Research Associate (Statistician and Data Manager)

University of Bristol (UoB)

Bristol, United Kingdom

Senior Research Associate (Statistician and Data Manager)

Job number ACAD104443

Division/School – Bristol Medical School

Contract type – Open Ended

Working pattern – Full time

Salary £38,017 – £42,792 per annum

Closing date for applications 01-Mar-2020

This post offers an exciting opportunity for a skilled statistician to join the Bristol Medical School Musculoskeletal Research Unit as part of the newly awarded NIHR/Wellcome Trust funded study: Fractures in Sub-Saharan Africa: epidemiology, economic impact and ethnography; the Fractures-E3 study. Working within an international multi-disciplinary study team, the post holder will be expected to deliver high quality and rigorous research in collaboration with partners in South Africa, Zimbabwe and The Gambia. The research programme will determine vertebral fracture prevalence, hip fracture incidence, risk factors for fracture, and outcomes post fracture across a diverse range of countries.

Candidates should have a PhD (or equivalent considerable experience) in a discipline of relevance to statistics. We are particularly interested in appointing someone with an interest in global health research.

For informal inquiries please contact Dr Celia Gregson –

The selection process is expected to take place on 9 March 2020.

We welcome applications from all members of our community and are particularly encouraging those from diverse groups, such as members of the LGBT+ and BAME communities, to join us.

Please apply via recruiter’s website.