Develops, designs and conducts complex research analyses. Performs data analysis and interprets results. Formulates research analysis methods and suggests options for improving quality.
Works with study team to gather and supervise data collection and verification. Identifies potential problems, recommends and implements solutions. Creates final analytic datasets.
Co-authors technical portions of manuscripts. Assists in acquiring research funding including with writing technical portions of grant proposals.
Act as a liaison with other departments and organizations to coordinate receipt and submission of project data. Works with data coordinators at study sites to standardize data requests and facilitate delivery of datasets. Works with funders and outside organizations to understand and meet data delivery requirements.
MPH in biostatistics or epidemiology with strong background in epidemiology and public health research. Experience working with health care data. Experience with multilevel and longitudinal data required. Strong written communication skills. Extensive experience with R and SAS.
4 to 5 years of related experience.
This position may be underfilled at a lower classification depending on the qualifications of the selected candidate.
THIS IS A TERM-LIMITED POSITION FOR ONE YEAR WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR AN EXTENSION DEPENDING UPON AVAILABLE RESEARCH FUNDING.
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