Senior Research Analyst (Statistical Analysis)

Miami, Florida
Apr 10, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
The University of Miami is considered among the top tier institutions of higher education in the U.S. for its academic excellence, superior medical care, and cutting-edge research. At the U, we are committed to attracting a talented workforce to support our common purpose of transforming lives through teaching, research, and service. Through our values of Diversity, Integrity, Responsibility, Excellence, Compassion, Creativity and Teamwork (DIRECCT) we strive to create an environment where everyone contributes in making UM a great place to work. We are one of the largest private employers in Miami-Dade County; home to more than 13,400 faculty and staff from all over the world.

The University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Department of Public Health Sciences has an exciting career opportunity for a Senior Research Analyst. This position is responsible for statistical analysis of study data and writing of methods and results sections for manuscripts. Additional duties include creation of data collection and entry methods for multiple studies as well as performing quality control on the data as it is collected.

The minimum qualifications for this position are as follows: Bachelor's Degree in Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science or a closely related field of study, Master's Degree preferred. At least three years of relevant work experience in statistical analysis. Some experience in evaluation or research gained during education and/or training or in employment in a research position. Coursework and familiarity with basic statistical methods and the ability to run basic analyses. Ability to establish databases using RedCap and other related programs. Excellent interpersonal skills. Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written. Possess a very high level of integrity, particularly in matters related to evaluation, professional relationships and regulatory requirements. Demonstrated interest in Public Health. Any relevant education, certifications and/or work experience may be considered.

UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida's only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the ground breaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and sub-specialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We're the challenge you've been looking for. The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical and dental benefits, tuition remission, vacation, paid holidays and much more. The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action-Veteran/Disability Employer. Come join us!

Patient safety is a top priority. As a result, during the Influenza ("the flu") season (September through April), the University of Miami School of Medicine requires all employees who provide ongoing services to patients, work in a location (all Hospitals and clinics) where patient care is provided, or work in patient care or clinical care areas, to have an annual influenza vaccination. Failure to meet this requirement will result in rescinding or termination of employment.