The University of Maryland, Baltimore School of Medicine his hiring for a Senior Research Analyst for the Department of Pediatrics, Division of Growth and Nutrition . The Senior Research Analyst is responsible for conducting advanced analyses and support of child nutrition programs to promote a culture of assessment and evidence based decision making. This individual will compile and interpret research data according to standardized methods and procedures.
UMB offers a generous benefits package that includes 22 vacation days, 14 floating and observed holidays, 15 sick days; comprehensive health insurance and retirement options; and tuition remission for employees and their dependents at any of the University System of Maryland schools.
Design and conduct quantitative research projects, analyze findings, develop conclusions, develops and write reports, prepare presentations of relevant findings and conclusions, and recommends appropriate actions.
Develop effective methods of data collection and assessment. Develops methods and tools to ensure validity and accuracy of data and compliance with quality control requirements.
Establish and maintain database files, perform required data extraction through programming and reports on progress of programs, studies, and/or projects. Duties include performing and supervising data collection. May receive, inventory, enter, organize, and verify validity of any collection data.
Perform sophisticated data searches and exchanges among micro, mini, and mainframe-based statistical software applications to generate standard and customized reports using statistical applications.
Act as lead to summarize and prepare manuscripts, presentations, and proposals by providing and presenting statistical information as tables, charts, or graphs. Reviews work of support staff and determines how analysis will be presented.
Communicate with providers regularly as part of the most complex data collection, analysis, and reporting process.
Provide guidance, training, and mentoring to less experience personnel in qualitative and quantitative analysis.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Education: Bachelors in Information Management, Social Science, Public Policy, Mathematics, Statistics, Health Science or Services or in a field of study related to the research.
Experience: Two (2) years of related experience in a research environment using of SAS, STATA, SPSS, and/or Excel.
Other: May consider a combination of directly related experience and education.
Hiring Range: Commensurate with education and experience.
If accommodations are needed, contact Staffing & Career Services at 410-706-2606, Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 4:30pm EST. Maryland Relay can be accessed by dialing 711 (in-state) or 1-800-735-2258.
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities, women, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Job: Reg or CII Exempt Staff - E3322D
Employee Class : Exempt Regular
Full Time/Part Time: Full-Time
Shift: Day Job
Organization: School of Medicine - Pediatrics
Job Posting: Apr 8, 2019
Unposting Date: Apr 23, 2019, 3:59:00 AM
Internal Number: 119421
About University of Maryland, Baltimore
The University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) is the State's public health, law and human services university devoted to excellence in professional and graduate education, research, patient care, and public service. As a diverse community of outstanding faculty, staff and students, and using state-of-the-art technological support, we educate leaders in health care delivery, biomedical science, global health, social work and the law. We emphasize interdisciplinary education and research in an atmosphere that explicitly values civility, diversity, collaboration, teamwork and accountability. By conducting internationally recognized research to cure disease and to improve the health, social functioning and just treatment of the people we serve, we foster economic development in the City, State, and nation. We are committed to ensuring that the knowledge we generate provides maximum benefit to society and directly enhances our various communities.