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Universitätsmedizin Göttingen
The Institute of Medical Psychology and Medical Sociology, University Medicine Göttingen, seeks a
Statistician / Psychologist
PhD / Dr. / MSc

We initially offer a two year contract, a prolongation is intended, fulltime | salary according to TV-L
The University Medical Center Göttingen is a tertiary care center and offers great development potential. Its 7,400 employees work in over 65 departments and facilities to provide top-quality patient care, excellent research and modern teaching. Göttingen, “City of Science”, located near the center of Germany, the University Medical Center Göttingen is embedded in the city’s attractive network of scientific research facilities.

We seek an experienced Statistician / Psychologist for the longitudinal assessment of outcome (esp. health-related quality of life) in patients after traumatic brain injury. Your participation in the multinational EU project “CenterTBI” ( will help to create a multi­dimensional tool for classification of outcome following TBI. Excellent statistical knowledge (item response theory, generalized linear mixed models) is mandatory, experience in handling large data volumes (SQL), and command of R and SPSS are essential. Experience in complex studies, and a record of publications and acquisition of own funding are assets.

Fluent German and English are indispensable as the position requires teaching at the University Medicine Göttingen. We initially offer a two year contract, a prolongation is intended.

You will join an enthusiastic team of psychologists, statisticians and socio­logists. You are encouraged to obtain the German habilitation.

Women are especially encouraged to apply. Applicants with disabilities and equal qualifications will be given preferential treatment.

We look forward to receiving your application by January 29th, 2018:

University Medical Center Göttingen
Institute of Medical Psychology and Medical Sociology
Nicole von Steinbüchel
Waldweg 37
37073 Göttingen

Tel.: 0551/39-8192
Fax: 0551/39-8194

ontact person: Frau Schoor, Herr Dr. Telgmann

Please send your application only via e-mail
as a PDF-file.

Travel and application fees cannot be refunded
or transferred.

Closing date: 29.01.2018
Closing date: 29 January 2018 Published on on date 4 December 2017
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