The people and programs comprising Stanford Radiology are world-renowned. Stanford Radiology continues to push the boundaries of innovation in physics and engineering to develop cutting-edge methods for enhanced anatomic and functional imaging. Stanford Radiology plans to play a very important role in the development of personalized medicine by moving advances from the laboratories to the clinic for improved patient-centric care.
Stanford University Radiology Department is seeking a Biostatistician 1 to work closely with faculty, fellows, and students in designing, analyzing, and reporting experimental and observational research. Research projects in the department range from in-vitro and in-vivo laboratory experiments to epidemiological studies and clinical trials, on topics from new technological aspects of imaging to new diagnostic and therapeutic methods.
Work closely with researchers to provide appropriate statistical input in the design, execution and analysis of studies.
Apply statistical skills to the design of research studies, both experimental and observational, including grant proposals.
Visualize, analyze, and interpret statistical data to identify significant relationships, using primarily Stata and R.
Participate in the preparation of written and oral presentations that summarize the analysis of data, interpret the findings, and provide conclusions and recommendations.
May also perform other duties as assigned, such as assisting in the design and analysis of internal surveys.
* - Other duties may also be assigned
Education & Experience (Required)
Master's degree in biostatistics, statistics or related field.
Knowledge, Experience, and Skills (Required)
Proficient in at least two of R, SAS, SPSS, or STATA.
Skills in descriptive analysis, modeling of data, and graphic interfaces.
Outstanding ability to communicate technical information to both technical and non-technical audiences.
Ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects to ensure on-time delivery with meticulous quality.
Ability to become well-versed with relevant medical and imaging concepts and terminology.
Frequently perform desk based computer tasks, seated work and use light/ fine grasping.
Occasionally stand, walk, and write by hand, lift, carry, push pull objects that weigh up to 10 pounds.
* - Consistent with its obligations under the law, the University will provide reasonable accommodation to any employee with a disability who requires accommodation to perform the essential functions of his or her job.
May work extended or non-standard hours based on project or business cycle needs.
Located between San Francisco and San Jose in the heart of Silicon Valley, Stanford University is recognized as one of the world's leading research and teaching institutions. Leland and Jane Stanford founded the University to "promote the public welfare by exercising an influence on behalf of humanity and civilization." Stanford opened its doors in 1891, and more than a century later, it remains d...edicated to finding solutions to the great challenges of the day and to preparing students for leadership in a complex world. The University's thriving diverse community is comprised of nearly 7000 undergraduate students, 9000 graduate students, 2000 faculty members, 1900 postdoctoral scholars, and over 11,000 academic and administrative staff in seven schools including several interdisciplinary research centers and institutes. The campus spreads over 8000 contiguous acres and nearly all undergraduates live on campus. Stanford offers bachelor's and master's degrees in addition to doctoral degrees (PhD, MD, DMA and JD) plus a number of professional and continuing education programs and certifications. More at http://facts.stanford.edu and http://www.stanford.edu.
Stanford University is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty. It welcomes nominations of and applications from women, members of minority groups, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities, as well as from others who would bring additional dimensions to the university’s research, teaching and clinical missions.