Charlottesville, VA
Apr 07, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Working Title: Biostatistician

Position Type: University Managerial and Professional Staff

Department: Center for Public Health Genomics

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 04-11-2017

Posting Summary:
The Center for Public Health Genomics is currently seeking a Biostatistician to collaborate with research faculty members and work on large scale projects at the cutting edge of human genetics and genomics research. The biostatistician designs, writes and tests complex statistical analysis. The incumbent's research primarily will be focused on genome wide association analysis, next-generation sequencing analysis, as well as analysis of candidate genes in investigations of cardiovascular disease, atherosclerosis and diabetes.

Qualified candidates must have a Master's or higher degree in statistics, biostatistics, mathematics, computer science, or related and relevant field. A minimum of 1 year experience required in biostatistical applications.

Applicants should complete a staff application through the Jobs@ website and provide a cover letter, resume, and a list of three references.

*This is a restricted position and is contingent on the continuation of funding.*

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Strong communication, analytical, interpretive, collaborative, technical documentation skills. Ability to design, write, and test complex statistical analysis programs.

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