|Salary:||£27,924 to £32,344 per annum (grade 6)|
|Placed On:||9th September 2021|
|Closes:||27th September 2021|
A postdoctoral research associate position is available in the School of Sport and Exercise Sciences at the University of Kent. We are looking for an enthusiastic and ambitious researcher who will work under the joint supervision of Professor James Hopker and Professor Jim Griffin (Department of Statistical Science, University College London), as well as working with leading international partners in anti-doping.
The successful candidate will contribute to the development of Bayesian statistical models and inferential methods for athletic performance which can be used to develop better anti-doping procedures. The project will look at joint modelling of athlete performance and biomarkers and involve longitudinal random effects models, statistical detection of unusual sets of observations and Bayesian nonparametric methods. The project is funded by the World Anti-Doping Agency. More information about the research can be found in the job description (see link below).
You will need to have sound knowledge of applied Bayesian methods and preferably with experience of modelling in biological or medical applications.
As Postdoctoral Research Associate you will:
To be successful in this role you will have/be:
Please see the links below to view the full job description and to apply for this post. If you require further information regarding the application process please contact the Human Resources team on NATSHR@kent.ac.uk quoting ref number: NATS-075-21
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