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Application deadline

18 April 2017


Biostatistician – Biostatistics Department
Would you like to be part of a global company striving for global leadership within psychiatry and neurology by improving the lives of patients; then there is an opportunity to join the Biostatistics Department at H. Lundbeck.

The Biostatistics Department is part of the Biometric Division, which also includes Global Analytics, Clinical Data Management & Standards and Biometric Programming & Systems. We are 18 Biostatisticians located in Copenhagen. In addition, 3 Biostatisticians are located in Singapore. Together we keep abreast of current practices in drug development, state-of-the-art statistical methodology and participate and contribute actively to scientific communities. In close collaboration with highly skilled professionals in the organization, the Biostatistics Department contributes to the entire drug development process from discovery to market.


Your job
You will work on our clinical projects being responsible for giving statistical input to design and planning of clinical studies, writing statistical analysis plans, perform statistical analysis and participate in interpretation of clinical study results in all phases of development. You will participate in preparing publications, which involves exploratory statistical analyses of a diverse range of clinical study data and, where appropriate, research in new statistical methodologies. Other challenges may involve statistical and mathematical modelling for optimisation of clinical research and early drug development.


You will work in close collaboration with fellow Biostatisticians, Clinical Researchers and other Specialists, exerting your expertise in statistical and mathematical methodology in cross-functional settings.


We offer
In this setting, we offer an attractive and challenging job in a dynamic atmosphere with great opportunities for personal and scientific development and with focus on a good work-life balance.


Our preferred candidate

  • has a MSc or PhD degree in Statistics or Mathematical Sciences
  • has a strong interest in applying statistical and mathematical methods to biological problems
  • has programming experience and familiarity with statistical software packages such as SAS and R
  • is analytical, goal-oriented, innovative and proactive
  • is a team player and enjoys the interaction with colleagues and collaborators from different functional areas
  • is fluent in oral and written English


Further information
For further information, please contact Manager Charlotte Kampp Davidsen on +45 3083 2118 or Director Anna Karina Trap Huusom on +45 3083 2303.

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Your application
Please go to where you will find this position in the list of open vacancies, to apply for the job. Applications must be received no later than 18 April 2017.


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Lundbeck is a global pharmaceutical company specialized in psychiatric and neurological disorders. For more than 70 years, we have been at the forefront of research within neuroscience. Our key areas of focus are depression, schizophrenia, Parkinson's disease and Alzheimer's disease.

An estimated 700 million people worldwide are living with psychiatric and neurological disorders and far too many suffer due to inadequate treatment, discrimination, a reduced number of working days, early retirement and other unnecessary consequences. Every day, we strive for improved treatment and a better life for people living with psychiatric and neurological disorders – we call this Progress in Mind.


Our approximately 5,300 employees in 55 countries are engaged in the entire value chain throughout research, development, production, marketing and sales. Our pipeline consists of several late-stage development programmes and our products are available in more than 100 countries. We have research centres in China and Denmark and production facilities in China, Denmark, France and Italy. Lundbeck generated revenue of DKK 14.6 billion in 2015 (EUR 2 billion; USD 2.2 billion).

For additional information, we encourage you to visit our corporate site and connect with us on Twitter at @Lundbeck .

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