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Faculty: Medical Sciences
Paraclinical Sciences

Deadline Date: Wednesday, May 31, 2017
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Qualification and Experience


  • Doctoral degree in Statistics
  • Practical application of statistical principles and analytical methods in SPSS and/or MINITAB and STATA software
  • Practical experience in developing and writing statistical analysis plans for research in basic and clinical sciences
  • Considerable academic teaching and research experience



Special Responsibilities


  • Teaching medical students at the undergraduate and graduate level



Personal Attributes

The Department places high priority on individuals who can work well in a team environment. Candidates should possess good communication and interpersonal skills. A good command of both oral and written English is essential. Candidates must also have:


  • A demonstrated ability to successfully plan work against established deadlines, including managing, monitoring and maintaining clinical projects and conference/meeting abstract deadlines
  • A reasonable record of research and publication
  • The ability to relate well with colleagues and support staff



Detailed application (two copies) and full curriculum vitae should be sent to the Campus Registrar, The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago, W.I., Fax No. 1-868-663-9684; e-mail: Three (3) referees (one of whom should be from your present organization) must be indicated.  Application forms can be obtained at in the Faculty & Staff, Job Vacancies section. Further particulars including remuneration package can be obtained at the above address.  In order to expedite the appointment procedures, applicants are advised to ask their referees to send their references under CONFIDENTIAL cover DIRECTLY to the Campus Registrar at the above address without waiting to be contacted by The University.