Summary Description: Grant Funded:Master's Level Biostatistian:The Department of Biostatistics of Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health seeks a qualified Masters level biostatistician, beginning immediately, to work in a fast paced team environment. We seek an analyst with a degree in statistics or biostatistics. Preference will be given to applicants in the area of Public Health. The successful applicant will work under the supervision of Faculty in the department to support ongoing research of the Department of Biostatistics, specifically with its Consultation Servcie in partnership with the Department's Design and Biostatistics Resource (DBR) of the Irving Institute for Clinical and Translalational Research under its CTSA grant. The successful applicant will meet with investigators, help define testable hypotheses, develop appropriate study designs, articulate power analyses, and help with resulting statistical analysis.
Minimum Qualifications: Applicant must hold a Bachelors degree and minimum of 4 years related experience. Successful applicants must have demonstrated independent work experience, and evidence of strong oral and written communication skills. Must be able to manage and complete several simultaneous projects. Must have experience with repeated measures, complex survey design, mixed models, survival analysis, data management. Must have solid references. SAS, R, Stata, MS Office, Access, experience also required.
Preferred Qualifications: Masters degree in Statistics or Biostatistics, and five or more years of post-masters data analytic experience strongly preferred. Preference will also be given to applicants with public health experience.
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