Under minimal supervision from the director and/or faculty, act as a primary consultant to researchers in Acute Care Surgery for investigative work with the Violence Prevention Program, and others upon request.
Function at a very high level, interacting with law enforcement personnel and academic researchers from a variety of campuses and institutions to identify data sources, data variables, and access required data sets. Primary responsibility includes development and implementation of scientific procedures leading to successful execution of research projects within the program.
Ensure integrity of data collection, data review, data compilation (including database development and data reconstruction) and analysis techniques by monitoring protocols and procedures to comply with proper statistical techniques.
Prepare reports of research and of statistical analysis utilizing appropriate statistical methodologies and graphical displays. Participate in report and manuscript writing and coauthor publications in peer-reviewed journals. Participate in IRB protocol development.
A vital enterprise in the nation’s heartland, the University of Nebraska Medical Center has its eye on improving the future of health care in Nebraska and beyond. As Nebraska’s only public academic health sciences center, UNMC is committed to the education of a 21st century health care work force, to finding cures and treatments for devastating diseases, to providing the best care for patients, and to serving our state and its communities through award-winning outreach. UNMC also is committed to embracing the richness of diversity, and is a major economic engine for the state of Nebraska.Led by Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., UNMC has six colleges and two institutes, serving about 3,700 students in more than two dozen programs. Our primary care program was recently ranked fourth in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, and our physician assistant program was ranked ninth. The university’s physical therapy, pharmacy and public health programs also are ranked among the top in the country. ... Major Units: College of Medicine, College of Nursing, College of Pharmacy, College of Dentistry, College of Public Health, Graduate College, College of Allied Health Professions, Eppley Institute for Research in Cancer and Allied Diseases, Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center, Munroe-Meyer Institute, Stanley M. Truhlsen Eye Institute.