Assists with DNA genotyping or sequence data quality control and analyses on large-scale data sets generated by high-throughput microarray or next-generation sequencing, as directed by the PI and by senior members of the lab. This includes but not limited to data manipulation, data mining, statistical analysis and interpretation.
Provide computing, statistical analysis and interpretation support to PIs and lab members under direction.
Write custom code and statistical computer programs to aid in technology evaluation, quality control, data analysis and management.
This may include sequence data sets from both RNA-seq and whole-genome sequencing projects.
Collaborate with investigators to develop objectives, designing sampling, randomization, and data collection procedures to achieve study objectives.
Develop and apply new statistical methodologies.
Analyze data and prepares tables for interim and final reports.
Review data output for consistency and quality.
Produce tables and graphs in publication-quality form, and present results to senior members.
Participates in regular lab meetings and assists the PI and other lab members with preparing reports, manuscripts and presentations as needed.
Ability to work in a team, to absorb new concepts quickly and desire to learn the use and programming of Unix/Linux workstations.
Participate in writing statistical plans for grants and for papers for publication.
Complete other as-needed data programming and analysis.
Performs multiple tasks and other functions outside the scope of this position as assigned.
Master's Degree in Biostatistics, Epidemiology, or related quantitative field.
One (1) year of related experience.
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: 18 Doctoral degree credits (semester hours) 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.
Classified title: Biostatistician
Working title: Biostatistician
Role/Level/Range: ACRP 37.5/E/04/MD
Starting Salary Range: $52,494.96- $72,212.64 (commensurate with experience)
Employee group: Full time
Employee Status: Exempt
Schedule: Monday-Friday - 8:30am-5:00pm 37.5hrs/Wk - Telecommuting is allowed but not required. Required travel is rare (1-2 times per year) for face-to-face meetings with collaborators.
Location: Suite 563 - 733 N. Broadway, Baltimore, MD – East Baltimore
Department name: 10002889-SOM Genetics Greenberg Ctr Skel Dysplasi IGM
Personnel area (School): SOM – School of Medicine
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