• Job Title: Biostatistician 1
  • Job ID: 454987
  • 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 454987) - 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.