Scientific Research Analyst I

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Scientific Research Analyst IEpidemiology

Location: New Orleans, LA


Overall responsibility is to support Principal Investigator (PI) and research staff, coordinate and organize research activities of an ongoing NIH-funded multi-center cardiovascular epidemiology study by managing and implementing the research program.

Responsibilities of the Scientific Research Analyst include: implementation of protocol; scientific review and analytical research; collaboration with outside investigators; communications with PI and staff; searching and summarizing scientific literature, generate study hypothesis, developing analytical proposals, making analytical plans and conducting data analysis; data extraction and organizing analysis results; reporting and interpreting research plans and results in a timely manner to PI and co-Investigators; scientific manuscript writing and revising for publications.  He/she will also be responsible for supervising students, personnel training and assisting with a variety of other study related tasks in compliance with standard operating procedures and regulatory agencies guidelines.

Required Qualifications

  • Master's degree in Epidemiology or Biostatistics
  • One-year experience in cardiovascular disease epidemiology study or related research areas

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master or PhD degree in epidemiology, biostatistics, or applied statistics 
  • A good record of scientific publications in cardiovascular disease epidemiology
  • Background of medicine or human biology
  • Experience in longitudinal statistical analysis models
  • Proficient in computer administration, including PC and work station
  • Ability to do research in both oral and written communication
  • Excellent organizational, project management and time management skills
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality of subjects and information obtained
  • Ability to network with and provide information to key groups and individuals
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Ability to resolve issues in area of responsibility




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Job No:
Posted: 11/3/2020
Application Due: 12/1/2020
Work Type: Full Time