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Faculty: Medical Sciences
Paraclinical Sciences

Deadline Date: Sunday, March 17, 2019
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Qualifications and Experience

The successful candidate must possess a Doctoral degree in Statistics with:

  • 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 of integrity who can work well in a team and student friendly environment. Candidates should also 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 and full curriculum vitae should be sent to the Campus Registrar, c/o HR Division (Appointments Section), Main Administration Building, The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago, W.I. via e-mail: Three (3) referees (one of whom should be from your present organization) must be indicated. Application forms may be obtained at in the Faculty & Staff, Staff Vacancies section. Further particulars including remuneration package may also 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. Applications received after the deadline date will not be considered.