En jobbannons från Region Örebro län.

En jobbannons från Region Örebro län.

Statistician or epidemiologist, Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Örebro University Hospital

Applications are invited from candidates with experience of statistics or health research with good methodological skills to join Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics at Örebro University Hospital.


Main responsibilities

The postholder will mainly be involved in preparing data and conducting statistical analysis for research projects on the clinical effects of electroconvulsive therapy for severe psychiatric disorders, using the Swedish national quality register for ECT and other national databases.


Qualifications and experience

Candidates should have graduated in an area with training in quantitative methods. Knowledge of research in health and disease is highly desirable. Experience of data handling and statistical analysis using statistical software such as R, SQL, SAS, Stata or SPSS is essential. This post will provide excellent experience of research in a dynamic research environment in Örebro University Hospital and Örebro University. By agreement, it may be possible for the postholder to undertake their own research, or education and training, if desired.

Form of employment

The appointment is full-time and permanent. The salary will depend on qualifications and experience.

The person appointed will be placed in Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics which is part of the Clinical Research Centre at Örebro University Hospital. Medical research has a high priority in Region Örebro County. Our research is being developed in close partnership with Örebro University to improve health and healthcare.

Starting date

By agreement.


Starting date By agreement.


    Applications and enquires

    Informal enquires about the position should be made to:

    Professor Scott Montgomery, Telephone +46 19 602 6210.

    Email: scott.montgomery@regionorebrolan.se

    For information on the research and register, please contact assoc. prof. Axel Nordenskjöld, Telephone +46 (0) 19 602 06 24 

    Email: Axel.nordenskjold@regionorebrolan.se

    Trade union representative

    Saco, Anders Bäckman

    Telephone +46 19 602 66 58

    Sista ansökningsdag:


    Information about applications

    To apply a letter of application and curriculum vitae, complete with the names of three referees (including your current or most recent employer/supervisor), should be sent by email to camilla.friso-asell@regionorebrolan.se 

    Closing date 2022-10-02.

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    About the organisation

    Region Örebro County is one of the county's largest employers and an important driving force for regional growth. We are working to promote human health, safety, well-being, and the development of the county. We offer stimulating, pivotal positions within healthcare, dental care, public transport, culture, and industrial development. Together with Örebro University we are developing a modern and creative environment for research and education. Örebro is a medium-sized city in central Sweden with good transport links.




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