A Research Data Analyst is needed for the Division of Neuroimmunology. The Division is conducting several large epidemiological studies of multiple sclerosis. The successful candidate will have primary responsibility for data collection, analysis, interpretation and reporting of epidemiologic and neuroimaging data, and make important design and data collection methodology recommendations. The position reports to the faculty principal investigators and senior statistician of the clinical research projects.
Specific duties & responsibilities:
Derive variables in SAS, Stata, or R, clean data, perform analyses on large complex datasets and produce tables and graphs in publication-quality form and present results to senior investigators.
Train and assist other students, post-docs and research affiliates in the use of the analysis system and also acting as a program reviewer and quality control checkpoint person for analyses others have conducted.
May derive quantitative metrics and perform quality control of an image analysis pipeline.
Conduct database management.
Perform other statistical duties as needed/assigned.
Minimum qualifications (mandatory):
Bachelor’s degree in biostatistics, epidemiology, or related discipline.
Three (3) years related experience.
Additional education (Master’s level) may substitute for required experience, to the extent permitted by the JHU equivalency formula.
JHU Equivalency Formula: 18 graduate degree credits may substitute for one year of experience. For jobs where equivalency is permitted, up to two years of non-related college course work may be applied towards the total minimum education/experience required for the respective job.
SAS/R/Stata experience outside of their schoolwork. Familiar with UNIX environment.
Special knowledge, skills, and abilities:
Knowledge of longitudinal data analysis and Cox proportional hazards models is desired. Must have a mature outlook, be self‐motivated and, be highly organized. Must be able to work independently complete tasks, work with others to problem solve, be detail-oriented, and able to multi-task.
Classified Title: Research Data Analyst Working Title: Research Data Analyst Role/Level/Range: ACRP/04/MC Starting Salary Range: $45,195-$62,225 (commensurate with experience) Employee group: Full Time Schedule: M-F 8:30 am - 5:00 pm Exempt Status: Exempt Location: 04-MD:School of Medicine Campus Department name: 10003522-SOM Neuro Neuroimmunology Personnel area: School of Medicine
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