Essential Functions: As a key staff member in support of the Perinatology Research Branch (PRB), this individual would help to accomplish the Branch's mission by 1) developing statistical analysis and programming strategies and methodologies in support of research projects, 2) evaluating and analyzing data using accepted statistical and biostatistical techniques, 3) working closely with the scientific team and collaborators to provide operational parameters to ongoing research, 4) training the next generation of researchers, 5) translating the results of the research through publications and technology transfer.
Qualifications: Thorough knowledge of biostatical methodologies, procedures and testingExpertise in issues pertaining to the conduction and analysis of longitudinal studiesCompetence in the area of mathematical modelingKnowledge of data coordination, collection and statistical analysis methods and research coordination principlesKnowledge of medical and research protocolsKnowledge of computer software design and multiple programming languagesDemonstrated broad knowledge of understanding of scientific principles, theories and technologies applicable to biological sciences, in general, and Perinatology in particularA sound understanding of academic research and related issues together with extensive experience in complex, multi-disciplinary programs (administrative and scientific)Ability to foster intellectual productivityKnowledge of medical research protocolsStrong oral and written communication skillsAbility to work independently and collaborativelyBasic knowledge of perinatology is desirablePhd required in Mathematics, Statistics, Biostatistics, Computer Science, Epidemiology or a recognized field of science related to this position.
Internal Number: 76_206488
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