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Assistant Professor of Biostatistics (Non-Tenure Track), Preventive Medicine & Population Health

UTMB Health
2104954 Requisition #


Design and execute complex statistical analysis, including formulation of statistical hypothesis, sample size projection, choice of methodology, computing, and preparation of manuscripts. Teach biostatistics courses in support of departmental graduate programs.


  • Provides statistical support services to UTMB faculty, staff and students.
  • Develops new statistical inference methods.
  • Plans, directs and reports statistical analysis of research data.
  • Develops and adapts innovative methodologies which can be used in biomedical studies.
  • Designs and implements statistical analysis of biomedical databases.
  • Outlines and describes experimental designs, including sample size projections.
  • Collaborates with investigators in grant development including statistical design of studies and preparation of statistical portion of grant proposal.
  • Collaborates with investigators in methodology grant development.
  • Writes statistical portions of manuscript based on results of analysis and addresses manuscript revisions based on reviewer's comments.
  • Collaborates with biostatistics faculty to publish methodology manuscripts.
  • Teaches both short courses and regular graduate level courses at a level consistent with the UTMB faculty and staff requirements.
  • Provides sound statistical practice.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with a high degree of professionalism and competence in dealing with a variety of individuals.
  • Ability to communicate information to non-statisticians.
  • Adheres to internal controls established for department.


Doctoral degree (PhD or DrPH) in Biostatistics or Statistics and at least 3 years of related experience. 


  • Personal computer.
  • Proficiency in computing, including knowledge of statistical packages such as SAS, SPSS, R, or SQL.
  • Familiarity with database management.
  • Problem-solving.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Good organization skills.
  • Knowledge of statistical and scientific research design.
  • Knowledge of data files handling techniques.


Six years of related experience in Statistics or Biostatistics in the healthcare field.  Experience in design and analyze of clinical trials. Classroom teaching experience.   


Commensurate with experience.


UTMB Health strives to provide equal opportunity employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law. As a VEVRAA Federal Contractor, UTMB Health takes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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