The Casual will assist with conducting data analyses using statistical software and epidemiologic methods. S/he will also perform literature reviews, present progress reports, and assist with data management. S/he will also assist with applications for data access.
Data analysis: 75%
Grant writing, assist in IRB submissions, manuscript preparation and presentation of materials for conferences and lectures: 20%
Perform other related duties as assigned: 5%
Requires a bachelor's degree or equivalent in education and training, plus two years of related experience.
Master's degree in a quantitative field including biostatistics, epidemiology or statistics.
The successful candidate must have experience with epidemiologic studies and must be able to conduct analyses using statistical software such as SAS and R.
He/she must have experience with data analysis, including linear and logistic regression and must be able to independently learn new statistical and epidemiologic methods to apply in observational studies.
He/she must be detail-oriented, with excellent organizational, interpersonal, written and oral communication skills, and the ability to maintain the highest degree of confidentiality and diplomacy at all times.
Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran
Columbia University is committed to the hiring of qualified local residents.
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