We are seeking to hire a full-time Biostatistician for the Johns Hopkins University research unit of the multi-center Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study.
Active collaboration with ARIC investigators to design analyses of study data for
papers, grants, and presentations;
Conduct of analyses for cross sectional, cohort, and case-cohort study designs;
Assisting in the interpretation and writing of statistical results for manuscripts and
Assisting in developing, writing and implementing statistical analysis plans;
Guide faculty and students in appropriate use of the data including documentation of
information on a shared network drive and collaboration with administrative and IT
Collaboration with statisticians at other ARIC Study research units and the
Coordinating Center regarding study designs and analyses;
Implementation of novel analytic methods when appropriate in collaboration with
faculty in the Department of Biostatistics;
Participation in regular seminars and meetings of ARIC investigators;
Collaboration with faculty members and trainees in epidemiology and preventive cardiology.
The ideal candidate for this position will have outstanding quantitative skills and a strong interest in collaborative epidemiologic and biostatistical research. Data management skills are important.
Master's degree in biostatistics, epidemiology, or related quantitative field required.
One (1) year of related experience required.
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: Demonstrated ability on significant graduate project or additional doctoral education 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.
Candidates should have excellent communication skills and collaborative research experience.
Special Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Experience in statistical analysis using SAS, Stata, R, and/or other statistical package is required.
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)
Personnel area (School): BSPH – Bloomberg School of Public Health
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