Faculty Teaching Statistician

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Functional Title:

Faculty Teaching Statistician

Position Type:

Non-Tenure Stream

Position Eclass:

FC - Faculty 9 month Non Leave earn

University Information:

UNC Greensboro, located in the Piedmont Triad region of North Carolina, is 1 of only 57 doctoral institutions recognized by the Carnegie Foundation for both higher research activity and community engagement. Founded in 1891 and one of the original three UNC System institutions, UNC Greensboro is one of the most diverse universities in the state with 20,000+ students, and 3,000+ faculty and staff members representing 90+ nationalities. With 17 Division I athletic teams, 85 undergraduate degrees in over 125 areas of study, as well as 74 master’s and 32 doctoral programs, UNC Greensboro is consistently recognized nationally among the top universities for academic excellence and value, with noted strengths in health and wellness, visual and performing arts, nursing, education, and more. For additional information, please visit uncg.edu and follow UNCG on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

Primary Purpose of the Organizational Unit:

UNCG School of Nursing is a learner-centered community preparing nurse generalists, advanced practice nurses, educators, and researchers to make a difference in the lives of individuals, families, populations, and communities.

Position Summary:

The University of North Carolina at Greensboro School of Nursing invites applications for a Statistician/Biostatistician to assist in expansion of our doctoral program in nursing practice. The new Doctor of Nursing Practice prepares nursing administrators, nurse practitioners, and nurse anesthetists.

The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching courses in the DNP program, providing consultation to faculty and students for DNP student projects (e.g., outcome determination, data collection procedures, power and sample size, data analysis), and serving as a reader of DNP project reports.

This is a non-tenure track, renewable academic year faculty appointment.

UNCG is a high research activity university offering 35 doctoral programs, including Psychology, Exercise and Sports Science, Public Health, Educational Measurement, Cultural and Leadership Studies, Social Work, Business, and Nursing. We have active Offices of Research Integrity, Contracts and Grants, and Sponsored Programs and Private and Public Partnerships to assist investigators. The School of Nursing houses the Center for the Health of Vulnerable Populations and the NIH/NIMHD funded TRIAD Center of Excellence in Health Disparities Research, with additional funding from NIH, HRSA, and other public and private sectors, organizations and agencies.

The Piedmont Triad area is a center for healthcare industry with multiple universities and colleges, five magnet hospitals, and one of the most diverse populations in the nation. Greensboro is located midway between Atlanta and Washington, D.C., and is only a few hours from the ocean and the Blue Ridge Parkway (https://www.greensboro-nc.gov/).

Anticipated start date will be in the Fall 2021.

Minimum Qualifications:

A minimum of a master’s degree and three years of experience in biostatistical applications is required.

The individual in this position is expected to be sufficiently mature and senior enough to manage his/her time with minimal supervision.

Preferred Qualifications:

A graduate degree with focus on epidemiology, statistics, health services research, or biostatistics and teaching experience at the graduate level is preferred. Software experience with Epi-info, Microsoft Excel, R. SPSS, STATA, and/or SAS is preferable.

Tenure Status:

Not on Track

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Applicants should submit a statement of teaching and related professional experience, a comprehensive curriculum vita, and names, addresses, telephone numbers, and email addresses of three references. References provided in the uploaded list will not be called unless selected for an interview.

Recruitment Range:

Salary will be commensurate with experience and credentials

Org #-Department:

Dean's Office - NU - 12801

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Physical Effort:

Hand Movement-Repetitive Motions - C, Holding - C, Finger Dexterity - C, Vision-Skilled Trades - C, Reading - C, Writing - C, Eye-hand coordination - C, Vision-Preparing/Analyzing figures - C, Hearing - C, Talking - C, Standing - C, Sitting - C, Walking - C, Lifting-0-30 lbs. - C




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Job No:
Posted: 2/19/2021
Application Due: 4/20/2021
Work Type: Full Time