JOB NO.: 94358-AS
Work Type: Staff-Full Time
Department: SMPH/OPHTHAL&VIS SCI/GEN
Categories: Research, Scientific
Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable
Position Vacancy ID: 94358-AS
Working Title: Biostatistician
Official Title: RESEARCHER(E05DN) or ASSOC RESEARCHER(E05FN) or ASST RESEARCHER(E05LN)
Hiring Department: A536000-MEDICAL SCHOOL/OPHTHAL&VIS SCI/GEN
Anticipated Begin Date: JUNE 20, 2018
Term: This is a renewable appointment.
Minimum $50,000 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications
Degree and Area of Specialization:
Master's degree in biostatistics, statistics, public health or related field with an emphasis in biostatistics.
Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:
2 years of experience is preferred.
Experience with biostatistical testing and proficiency with a major statistical software packgage (for example, SAS, R or S-Plus, etc.) is required.
Experience with management and analysis of clinical trial data at a central coordinaton center, or imaging data, or genetic analyses, or large public research datasets, or longitudinal cohort data is preferred.
Ability to apply statistical techniques, summarize results and produce reports is required.
Experience working with diverse statistical sorftware packages is preferred.
Familiar with Xml, Excel, SQL is preferred.
Excellent communication skills are required.
Should have the ability to work independently and have excellent time managment skills.
License or certificate:
This position entails biostatistical support for experminental basic science, epidemiological and clinical studies (including trials) of vision and eye diseases.
The School of Medicine and Public Health has a deep and profound commitment to diversity both as an end in itself but, also as a valuable means for eliminating health disparities. As such, we strongly encourage applications from candidates who foster and promote the values of diversity and inclusion.
Instructions to applicants:
Please apply by clicking on "Apply Now" and uploading your cover letter and resume.
Additional Link: Full Position Details
NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required
The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.
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Advertised: May 7 2018 Central Daylight Time
Application Close: Jun 9 2018 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time