Advertising/Posting Title Researcher/Analyst (Biostatistician) Diversity Statement The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the institution. Applicants are encouraged to include in their cover letter information about how they will further this goal. Posting Summary
Provide advanced biostatistical and epidemiological study design and data analytic support for a range of internally and externally funded College of Medicine. Research projects range from the basic sciences, clinical studies, clinical-translational studies, evaluation-comparative effectiveness studies, clinical decision and quality improvement initiatives, and health care delivery studies using micro and macro system level data extracted and procured from EMR data systems, clinical and disease specific registries as well as Medicare and other large scale population databases with particular attention to data extraction, data quality and data harmonization using Standard Operating Procedures.
Minimum Qualifications (or equivalent combination of education and experience)
Master's degree in Biostatistics or related quantitative field with three to five years of experience in a biomedical/scientific research environment required. Demonstrated knowledge of statistical analysis software packages (SAS, SPSS, Stata, R and BMDP) and database systems is required (EMR, Medicare, RedCap, etc. Effective oral and written communication skills are required.
Familiarity with image-based data extraction from ultrasound, radiographic and FMR.
A six-month probationary period is required.
Special Conditions Contingent on continued funding, Occasional overtime/weekend hours required, A probationary period may be required for current UVM employees, After this week, position posted until filled Category Medical - Research Job Type Full-time FLSA Exempt Hiring Min (Represents full-time (12 months, 1.0 FTE) equivalent salary. Must be prorated for jobs less than 12 months or 1.0FTE (Salary/12 x # of months x FTE)) 53800.00 Payband Max (Represents full-time (12 months, 1.0 FTE) equivalent salary. Must be prorated for jobs less than 12 months or 1.0FTE (Salary/12 x # of months x FTE)) 102220.00 Staff Hiring Band Staff Union Code NU
Position will be posted for a minimum of one week, after which it is subject to removal without notice.
Job Open Date 02/27/2018 Job Close Date (Jobs close at 11:59 PM EST.) Open Until Filled Yes
Position Title Researcher/Analyst Posting Number S1475PO Department Medical Biostatistics/55080 Position Number 002685 Employee FTE 1.00 Employee Term 12
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