The Biostatistician will provide statistical support for faculty biostatisticians in the Department of Population Medicine (DPM) Biostatistics Center. S/he will work with the faculty biostatisticians on statistical methods development and evaluation projects, data analyses, results summary and interpretation, and manuscript/report preparation using a variety of statistical methodologies and statistical software packages.
Duties and Responsibilities:
• Write statistical algorithms, with guidance from faculty biostatisticians, for methods development and evaluation projects
• Perform data analysis, with guidance from faculty biostatisticians, using a variety of statistical models.
• Take primary responsibility for summarizing results.
• Assist faculty biostatisticians with statistics-related work and consultation.
• Assist faculty biostatisticians with preparing reports on statistical work for project deliverables and professional conferences.
• Master's Degree in biostatistics, statistics, or a related quantitative field.
• Interest in and experience with statistical methods development
• Knowledge and experience with state-of-the-art statistical methodology and analysis such as propensity score models, mixed effects models, etc.
• Excellent written and interpersonal communication skills
• Ability to work independently and with minimal guidance on simultaneous projects
• Knowledge and experience with other statistical software such as R and Stata a plus.
• Experience with and interest in manuscript writing and preparation a plus
• Relevant experience in a health care, academic, or research environment preferred.
• Proficiency in SAS statistical software including SAS Macro, SAS/STAT, SAS/Graph.
To apply please send curriculum vitae and the names of three references by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Women and minority candidates are especially encouraged to apply.
We are an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic.