The Sr. Biostatistician will perform statistical analyses for preliminary analysis, publications, presentations, and grant submissions, and provide statistical consultation for PI, co-investigators, and other staff. The Sr. Biostatistician will work with the PI, the Lerner Center team, and external partners on the formation of statistical designs for studies, drafting statistical analysis plans, preparing data tables for publications and presentations at scientific meetings, and writing up study results and statistical methods.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities
Design and execute analyses, build data code books, and create and maintain documentation of statistical methods and programming code. Prepare analysis plans and write detailed specifications for analysis files. Perform analyses on large, complex datasets using STATA, R, SAS, and SPSS. Interpret analyses and write statistical sections of study reports, posters, and manuscripts, including descriptions of statistical methods used. There is the possibility to develop and lead statistical methods papers as well. Provide research design guidance to study investigators and external partners, and assist in the development of questionnaires and other study instruments. Identify potential problems with study data and collaborate with research team to resolve issues encountered. Provide training, assistance, advice to students, post-docs, and research staff on data analysis and analysis techniques. Serve as a quality control reviewer for analyses conducted by others, especially students or other staff. Attend staff meetings and provide updates on status of reports, papers, and other work responsibilities, and perform other duties as assigned.
Master's degree in biostatistics, epidemiology, or related quantitative field.
Three (3) years related experience in a similar work or academic setting.
Experience performing biostatistical analyses; SAS, STATA, SPSS, and/or R programming. Demonstrated ability on significant graduate project
PhD preferred. Previous experience in technical/scientific writing for scholarly publications to describe results and statistical methods.
Classified Title: Sr. Biostatistician Working Title: Sr. Biostatistician Role/Level/Range: ACRP/04/ME Starting Salary Range: $60,945 - $83,865 / Employee group: Full Time Schedule: Monday -Friday, 8:30a-5:00p /Commensurate with Experience Exempt Status: Exempt Location: 05-MD:School of Public Health Department name: 10001130-Research Projects Personnel area: School of Public Health
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