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Employment Opportunities

Post-Doctoral Research Associate

The Center for Outcomes Research and Epidemiology in the College of Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University, is seeking applicants for a full-time Post-Doctoral Research Associate position.

We seek candidates with documented skills in study design, statistical analysis, and interpretation of data/results from epidemiologic research, and the ability to contribute to grant writing and other mechanisms of developing research funding. Interest and experience teaching or delivering technical training and continuing education to professionals would be an asset. Multiple diverse, and robust, research opportunities are available so the research focus can be tailored to the individual and program priorities. Current methodological focus areas of the group include risk assessment, Bayesian methods, network modeling, structural equation modeling, meta-analysis, mixed effects linear models, infectious disease modeling, real-time surveillance, and the development of practical decision tools. This full-time unclassified position provides University benefits and allows excellent salary support reflecting qualifications and experience.

PhD in epidemiology, animal science, biostatistics, agricultural or pharmacoeconomics, or a related field is required. Excellent oral and written communication skills, and a collaborative philosophy will be emphasized.

Preferred qualifications are a DVM, experience with large-scale population databases for animal health and economic decision making, and knowledge and applied expertise in experimental, observational, and synthesis research methods.

To apply, please submit an application along with a cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references at http://careers.k-state.edu/cw/en-usjob/497482/fellow-post-doc-center-for-outcomes-research-education