Senior Statistician- Public Health Biostatistics (TMC)
Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas
UTHealth School of Public Health
Requisition #: 1800019T
Responsible for the design of statistically valid research studies and of the application of advanced statistical methods for conducting analyses and preparing reports.
Department: School of Public Health
FTE: Full Time
Position Key Accountabilities:
Develops valid research study designs.
Develops advanced statistical models including but not limited to linear regression models, logistical regression models, and trend analyses. Develops and presents reports resulting from statistical models and analyses. Analyzes the final material in the form of reports and records, including detail and summary tables, graphs and charts.
Performs advanced statistical analyses.
Develops survey methodologies and questionnaires using acceptable scientific practices.
Presents results to appropriate institutional committees and groups.
Supervises the routine tabulation of data and edits. Supervises the calculation of means, medians quantities, percentiles and coefficients of correlation. Supervise Master’s-student and Doctoral-student Graduate Assistants.
Performs other duties as assigned.
No certification is required.
Advanced statistical skills
Research study design skills
Research study supervision skills
Proficiency in SAS or R Programming is required: Proficiency in both is preferred
Experience with Clinical Trials is preferred
Experience with Creating Data Monitoring Committee Reports is preferred
Master’s Degree in statistics, or research related discipline.
Four (4) years of experience analyzing outcomes resulting from survey data, internal data, and external data.
Exerts up to 20 pounds of force occasionally and/or up to 10 pounds frequently and/or a negligible amount constantly to move objects.
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