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Statistical programmer 80-100%

The Swiss Group for Clinical Cancer Research ( employs more than 70 cowork-ers at the SAKK Coordinating Center in Bern. According to our vision “We bring progress to cancer care“ we are a non-profit organization conducting clinical trials in oncology since 1965. We are looking to expand our Statistics team immediately or upon agreement with a motivated and reliable statistical programmer.

For details about the role and the required qualifications click here

Application deadline is the 20th of February 2019

Data Scientist

The Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) is Switzerland's foremost institution in the promotion of scientific research.

The role: As a data scientist you will perform data analyses and create data visualizations, with the goal of synthesizing SNSF data to inform science policy decisions and to support operations.

For more details see here

Application deadline 10th February 2019

2 Ph.D. positions

The University of Göttingen is an equal opportunities employer and places particular emphasis on fostering career opportunities for women.

2 Ph.D positions in the areas „Inverse Problems in Exponential Families: Likelihood Data Fidelities“, „Probabilistic Analysis and Stochastic Algorithms in Fixed Point Theory“ or „Selection of Tuning Parameters in Penalized Estimation“ for three years. For further details see here.

Start date: ASAP

Closing date is January 31, 2019. 

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