Faculty of Nursing

Employment Opportunity #263-22.23



Closing Date: March 1, 2023 at 4:30 PM





We thank all those who apply; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.








Part-Time | 6-Month Term (Possibility of Extension) | Fredericton | Hybrid













Standard Work Hours:

Shift Work | 10 hours per week





Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.



Why Choose UNB?




UNB offers a large variety of benefits for employees, including the Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP), and dental, life, and health insurance.


UNB is committed to ensuring employees can maintain a healthy work-life balance. As such, we're proud to support a hybrid work approach, which includes flexible hours and work-from-home options.








Reporting to the Research Manager, the Biostatistician will support the research team in all aspects of the research project(s) with emphasis on developing an analysis plan based on the project scope and objectives using theoretically driven, applied statistics. A particular focus for this position is data preparation, principal components analysis (PCA), and confirmatory factor analysis (CFA).
































  • Master's degree in biostatistics, applied statistics, or equivalent. A Ph.D. or Post-Doctoral Fellowship would be considered an asset. Graduate students with expertise will be considered.
  • Experience in manipulating large data sets, longitudinal analysis, and health data. 3-5 years of experience would be an asset.


Additional Strengths




















  • Experience and expertise with IBM SPSS and AMOS or equivalent.
  • Submission of written example(s) of previously conducted PCA or CFA analysis.
  • Interest in health research will be considered an asset.
  • Ability to output, organize and interpret statistical results in reports for diverse audiences.
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Effective problem-solving and decision-making skills.
  • Well-developed time management skills and excellent organizational skills.
  • Ability to work well independently as well as within a team environment.







This position is part of the non-union Administrative, Professional and Technical (APT) group.



UNB is situated on the unceded territory of the Wolastoqiyik and Mi'kmaq peoples along the banks of the beautiful and bountiful Wolastoq river, a region recognized worldwide for its natural beauty. UNB is a comprehensive university with a long history of excellence in teaching and research.






The University of New Brunswick is committed to employment equity and fostering diversity within our community and developing an inclusive workplace that reflects the richness of the broader community that we serve. The University welcomes and encourages applications from all qualified individuals who will help us achieve our goals, including women, visible minorities, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

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