We seek a database manager/analyst who is interested in working with an innovative team of physicians, health scientists and biostatisticians to support rigorous clinical research in the Division of Nephrology at the University of Virginia. The ideal candidate will have masters level training in database design and management using common relational databases (e.g. Oracle, SQL), data quality control, and basic data analysis skills including data cleaning, exploration/visualization and regression. The scope of work will include database design (e.g. REDCap) for patient oriented studies at the Nephrology Clinical Research Center, supervised analysis of existing databases for investigator initiated projects, and development and management of databases related to a variety of projects in dialysis, transplantation and kidney disease. This position requires extreme care, organization, attention to detail, and the ability to work with large datasets.
Internal Number: R0010722
About University of Virginia
Founded by Thomas Jefferson, the University of Virginia opened in 1825 as the nation's first public university. A longstanding dedication to preeminence in both scholarship and teaching; top ranking in global satisfaction, collegiality and work/family issues on the COACHE survey of early career faculty; a commitment to excellence that is integrally connected with diversity and a broad array of benefits make the University of Virginia a prime choice for both faculty and staff. The University of Virginia is located in the small cosmopolitan city of Charlottesville near the Blue Ridge Mountains, 70 miles from Richmond and 110 miles from Washington, D.C. The University of Virginia remains the No. 2 best public university in the 2013 edition of the U.S. News and World Report rankings. In the 14 years since U.S. News began ranking public universities as a separate category, U.Va. has ranked either No. 1 or No. 2. U.Va. continues to rank in the Top 25 among the best of all national universities, public and private.