Cochrane Lung Cancer seeks author of systematic reviews in English language - Besancon, France

The Lung Cancer Group is looking for an author of systematic reviews in English language

You will participate in the writing of the LCG systematic reviews from the registration of the titles until the publication of the reviews.

Missions and activities

Mission 1:  Participation in the systematic reviews of the group

Activities :      

  • Writing  review protocols
  • Bibliographic search
  • Selection of studies to be included in reviews
  • Data extraction
  • Assessment of risk of bias in included studies
  • Writing reviews
  • Regular updates of existing reviews
  • Participation in the peer review of reviews submitted to the group by external authors

Mission 2:  Seeking finance

Activities :

  • Identification of possible sources of funding
  • Writing funding applications

Mission 3:  Literature monitoring in lung cancer

Activities :  

  • Identification of reviews and other sources of information
  • Reading and integration of the latest news in lung cancer
  • Diffusion of the relevant information to the LCG


  • English : read, written and spoken, excellent level required 
  • Writing skills
  • Ability to work autonomously
  • Rigorous approach and organisational skills
  • A medical background would be an advantage
  • Knowledge on cancer research, ideally on lung cancer
  • Basic understanding of medical statistics

Please send your application to before 15 June 2018