UT Health Research Assistant I - School of Public Health - Brownsville, TX in Brownsville, Texas
Research Assistant I - School of Public Health - Brownsville, TX
UTHealth School of Public Health
Requisition #: 210001P7
Department: School of Public Health - Brownsville Regional Campus
Position Type: Full Time/ Non-Exempt
Location: Cameron County - Brownsville, TX
Under close direction of senior research staff, conducts activities to support diabetes research projects. This position would work under the Valley Baptist Legacy Foundation.
Position Key Accountabilities:
Supervises the routing tabulation of data; edits and analyzes the final material in the form of reports and records, including detail and summary tables, graphs, and charts.
Conducts statistical analyses using statistical programs and generate reports.
Assists geospatial statistical analyses from both large and small samples of data.
Assist the training of local public health teams in preparation of an outbreak(s)
Involve in communication with local public health teams
Complies with all governmental and University policies, rules, regulations, and codes.
Performs other duties as assigned.
- General knowledge of research fields.
- Bachelor’s degree or relevant experience in lieu of education.
No years of experience required.
Experience working with local public health departments highly preferred.
Previous SAS/STATA, R or Python programming skills highly preferred.
Exerts up to 20 pounds of force occasionally and/or up to 10 pounds constantly and/or a negligible amount constantly to move objects.
This position may include work involving potentially hazardous chemical, biological or radioactive agents.
- This job class may contain positions that are security sensitive and thereby subject to the provisions of Texas Education Code § 51.215
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