Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Location: Hyde Park Campus
1) The Senior Research Data Analyst will be responsible for analyzing bio-behavioral health and network epidemiological data from communities impacted by HIV and substance use.
2) The candidate will assist with the development of abstracts, posters, and presentations for local and national conferences, manuscripts, and other research outputs.
3) In collaboration with the MAARC, the analyst will assist with data collection activities and provide comprehensive data collection and management resources, technical assistance, and implementation support.
4) The analyst will work with data and support analytic services establishing rigorous standards for JCOIN-funded trials and data collection activities, providing comprehensive data collection and management resources, providing technical assistance, and implementing JCOINâ™s resource sharing approach.
5) The Senior Research Data Analyst will work on a number of projects that research aspects of HIV care, PrEP care, network science, substance use, etc.
6) Candidates will work in a sex-positive and LGBTQ affirming environment, are expected to actively pursue required knowledge and skills for professional development.
7) The Senior Research Data Analyst will be a part of the Analysis team and will engage with clients over the phone and in person. 8) Provide statistical consulting and analysis for research projects.
9) Supervise and mentor Â junior data analysts and other research staff.
10) Work closely with data analysts and other staff to ensure compatibility of data collection procedures for new and ongoing research protocols.
11) Provide critical input about data collection, storage, and management procedures for newly proposed research designs and suggesting design improvements.
12) Conduct sample size and power calculations and contributing to development of methods sections and statistical analysis plans for new grant proposals.
13) Oversee the creation of analytic datasets by merging, cleaning, and coding data from multiple sources, including behavioral surveys, electronic health records, and public health surveillance.
14) Document source code and data management and analysis procedures.
15) Prepare tables and figures for manuscripts, abstracts, and other scientific publications.
16) Write statistical methods sections for manuscripts and other publications, with opportunities for authorship.
17) Present results to researchers, colleagues, and funders, including formal presentations at conferences.
This position is grant funded.
1) Strong analytical skills.
2) Demonstrated knowledge of statistical methods and ability to apply this knowledge to the analysis of data from multiple ongoing epidemiologic studies, including randomized controlled trials, longitudinal observational studies, network studies, and mathematical modeling projects.Â Â
3) Proficiency with one or more statistical analysis software packages, such as SAS, Stata, or R for data management and statistical analysis.
4) Proficiency with Microsoft applications, including but not limited to Outlook, Excel, Access, and Word.
5) Ability to provide written descriptions of analytic methods for grant applications and scientific manuscripts.
6) Experience maintaining and documenting source code for reproducibility of research.
7) Ability to adhere to protocols for maintaining confidentiality of protected health information, and work with sensitive information (HIV/STI testing & substance use data).
8) Meticulous attention to detail and excellent organizational skills.
9) Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously, set priorities, and meet deadlines.
10) Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
11) Demonstrated written and verbal communication skills, including ability to communicate results. from complex statistical analyses to a lay audience.
12) Flexibility, creativity, and problem solving skills.Â
13) Ability to collaborate with colleagues from diverse academic and professional backgrounds.
14) Demonstrated effective leadership skills and ability to manage new analysts or students.
1) Masterâ™s degree or higher in mathematics, statistics, biostatistics, epidemiology, or related quantitative discipline
1) 3 years of post-graduate experience with statistical consulting and analysis
2) Cover LetterÂ
NOTE: When applying, all required documents MUST be uploaded under the Resume/CV section of the application
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