Washington University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.
This position is full-time and works approximately 40 hours per week. The duration of this position is 3 to 5 years.
Department Name/Job Location:
This position is in the Department of Neurology. This position is for the Medical School Campus.
Provide data services to staff, faculty, and students. Perform a variety of research and database duties of a routine and technical nature in support of clinical research. This person assists in developing and conducting research projects, including experiment design, data analysis, and documentation of experiment results.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Develop and analyze database reports and summaries of data, reviewing accuracy of data with staff to resolve any discrepancy. Analyze data from clinical epidemiology and administrative data sets using existing software applications, such as STATA, SAS, and R.
Participate in data gathering and preparation of data used in grant and fellowship applications. Maintain and update databases from multiple research studies; log forms received and files as appropriate; prepare reports from database, including weekly reports and other reports as requested.
Assists with writing and formatting portions of scientific manuscripts and grant applications.
Collaborates with team members, attends lab meetings, etc.
Participate in general administrative support including data entry, mailings and special projects as assigned. Creates figures, tables as needed for presentations and publications.
Handles biospecimens in wet lab environment.
Bachelor’s degree, preferably in a Computer Science or Business related discipline.
Equivalent combination of education and/or work experience acceptable.
Must have experience with Access database development and maintenance.
Master’s degree in health science related field.
Experience with web development and management desired, knowledge of grant application process preferred.
Strong personal interaction and communication skills are essential.
Able to manage multiple priorities and exhibit good problem-solving skills.
Ability to design, analyze, and maintain database reports.
Attention to detail essential.
Strong attention to detail, organizational and interpersonal skills.
Experienced in Microsoft Excel and Access, EpiInfo, and at leaset one biostatistical program, such as STATA, SAS, or R.
Data management skills for data entry, cleaning, management, and analysis.
Ability to take and pass laboratory and safety certification courses.
Willingness to work with human tissue samples.
The hiring range for this position is $18.44 - $23.52 per hour.
-Retirement Savings Plan -22 vacation days -8 Paid Holidays -Sick Time -Tuition benefits for employee, spouse and dependent children -Free Metro Link/ Bus pass -Free Life Insurance -Health, Dental, Vision -Health Savings Accounts (HSA) -Long Term Disability Insurance -Flex Spending Plan -Other Benefits
Med School HR website (medschoolhr.wustl.edu)
Internal Applicant Instruction:
This position is grade G08.
Please attach a copy of your most current signed performance evaluation (completed within the last 18 months) to your online account. If you have not received a performance evaluation, you may provide two current signed letters of recommendation (written within the last 18 months), preferably to include one letter from either a current or recent former supervisor. To attach these documents, go to: My Career Tools, Add Attachment, Attachment Type – Performance Reviews or Letters of Recommendation.
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