St John's Research Institute Biostatistics SRF Vacancy

Senior Research Fellow Biostatistics 

Qualification: MSc Biostatistics 

No. of Vacancies: One 

Languages: English and Kannada Location: Bangalore, Karnataka 

Experience: Preferably one year research experience post MSc 

Application Due Date: 27th June, 2019 

Salary: Rs.35000/- (additional allowances based on qualifications and experience) 

Brief Description about the Project: 

Molecular characterization of Autism Spectrum 
Disorders Neural substrates of autism using EEG, neuropsychology and neuroimaging 
Developing an early intervention program for upscaling into public health 
Developing a computational model for screening and early diagnosis of autism 

Core Responsibilities: 

Developing large databases within the institution samples and from across the country 
Help with routine analysis of data 
Evolve new models for analysis based on nature and spread of data 
Support analysis of genetic and imaging data 
Workshops of standard analytical methods for a varied target population 
Support journal clubs 
Support / work with informatics and machine learning experts wherever necessary 

Key Skills: 

Standard GLMs, SPSS, SAS, R 
Desirable - database development / Non-linear models and Bayesian statistics 
Interventional statistics, genetic epidemiology, spectral analysis 
SPM-based image analysis 

Specific Activities: 

Create rapid analytical outputs on a weekly basis from database and bring up for discussions; 
Analysis for all publishing efforts of the centre 
Work in a multidisciplinary team and participate in all related meetings and deliberations; 
The job involves being onsite 9am to 5pm at the very least and 6 days a week; 
They will be expected to work late hours based on experiment needs 
Also involves teaching and training students from clinical disciplines; 
Occasional travel to extramural centres 
Efforts to take up doctoral work in this area will be encouraged 

To Apply: E-mail cover letter, CV and the names & contact details of referees to and cc to 

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