Job Title:
Biostatistician 1
Job ID:
449749
Location:
Health Sciences
Department:
Center for Biostatistics
Full/Part Time:
Full-Time
Regular/Temporary:
Regular
Shift:
Shift Varies
FTE %:
100
Salary Range Min:
$58,900.00
Salary Range Max:
$73,625.00

Position summary

Biostatistician 1 (Job Opening 449749) - Biostatistician 1 to support biomedical research projects across the health sciences fields as a member of the Center for Biostatistics in the Department of Biomedical Informatics; assists with overseeing biomedical databases for assigned research projects; consults with study investigators and researchers to determine study requirements to develop analysis and data interpretation methodologies; works closely higher level biostatisticians to create datasets for analysis using statistical programming and analysis standards; conducts and interprets analyses of research data using descriptive statistics and basic inferential tests; reviews data to ensure consistent, accurate and valid conclusions; identifies data discrepancies and works with data managers to develop resolution; prepares interim and final results, including tables and figures, and provides principal investigators written description of methods and statistical analyses used in analysis; assists with preparation of journal articles, technical reports and other materials for publication and presentation; attends project meetings.

Education and experience

Master's degree in biostatistics, statistics or related field, or an equivalent combination of education and experience required; additional coursework in epidemiology, public health, biology or medicine desired; demonstrated knowledge of standard statistical analysis methodologies with knowledge of at least one statistical programming language such as SAS, STATA or R required; one to three years of experience in a statistician capacity required; experience as a biostatistician is preferred; experience in managing large data-sets and utilizing statistical software packages desired; Requires successful completion of a background check; Selected candidate may be requested to complete a pre-employment physical including a drug screen.