Opportunity for someone with quantitative skills in epidemiology or biostatistics to conduct research, present at scientific meetings and write manuscripts. Work with leaders in the field and learn and apply new methods.
The Associate Data Scientist is responsible for the design and conduct of studies in the Center with the Director. Carries out or directs analyses of data. Presents results at scientific meetings and helps to prepare manuscripts for publication. Writes or assists with the preparation of grants. Provides functional supervision and direction to staff for data acquisition, data entry, quality control and data management.
Project Management, Statistical Analyses & Interpretation of Results:
Study Design and Planning:
Presentation, Manuscript Preparation, Grant Writing:
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Doctoral degree with strong quantitative and computer skills, high attention to detail and organizational skills. Good communicator.
Under the direction of the PI or designee
Functional supervision of research staff as assigned
ENVIRONMENTAL WORKING CONDITIONS:
Individual will work mainly in a usual office environment. May also work on computerized biorepository databases.
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