The successful candidates will utilize advanced mathematical, statistical, and computing tools to advance specialized scientific research interests of Clinical Research projects in the Division of Transplantation at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. Responsibilities are to implement simulation models, decision models, and optimization models, with related analysis, to support PIs in research projects relevant to transplantation.
Use advanced knowledge base to formulate and analyze simulation models, decision models, statistical models, and optimization models.
Write and document custom code in Python or other general programming language to facilitate simulation and other studies.
Assist in writing grant proposals for research, utilizing the application of specialized knowledge with discretion and judgment.
Coordinate own objectives and those of project team members at JHU.
Provides data verification based on specialized skill and knowledge.
Co-author/ author publications. Contribute original thoughts, hypotheses, and analysis to write reports, abstracts and manuscripts.
Presents original research at weekly lab meetings as requested by PI.
Speak at or attend conference representing issues and Hopkins research.
Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.
Master’s Degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Industrial Engineering, Computer Science, Operations Research, or related discipline required. (Typically require PHD)
One (1) year related experience required.
Require highly specialized advanced knowledge, education and/or training in a specialized field of study to conduct research.
Demonstrated ability on significant graduate project or additional doctoral education may substitute for experience to the extent permitted by the JHU equivalency formula.
JHU Equivalency Formula: Doctoral education may substitute for experience. Additional related experience in graduate project may substitute for required education on the same basis. 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.
Experience designing models for healthcare policy, using optimization and/or discrete event simulation to answer questions
Record of publishing simulation or optimization papers in refereed journals
Special Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Ability to read and comprehend research requirements, and to execute programming, simulation, and modeling tasks to facilitate computational healthcare research studies.
Solid communication and interpersonal skills.
Solid planning and organizational skills, ability to prioritize work independently.
Sound working knowledge of Python or other general programming language, statistical software for data analysis, and decision modeling and optimization software are desirable.
Classified title: Sr. Research Data Analyst
Working title: Sr. Research Data Analyst
Role/Level/Range: ACRP 37.5/E/04/MD
Starting Salary Range: $52,494.96 – $72,212.64 (commensurate with experience)
Department name: 10003182-SOM Sur Transplant Surgery
Personnel area (School): SOM – School of Medicine
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