Position will provide biostatistical and database management support for the Infectious Diseases Epidemiology Research Unit, the Microbial Genomic Epidemiology Laboratory, the Infection Prevention Department, the Antibiotic Management Program, and the Division of Infectious Diseases.
The successful candidate will be responsible for participating in the design of epidemiologic and clinical studies of infectious diseases, writing statistical and data analysis sections for grant applications and scientific manuscripts, maintaining complex database systems, conducting statistical analyses and analysis of molecular epidemiologic data, performing electronic medical record database queries, preparing reports, and presenting and interpreting results for domestic and international studies.
The successful candidate will be involved in basic data management activities using Microsoft Access(r) and Excel(r). The biostatistician/research analyst will also use SAS(r) to assess data quality, clean data, construct analytic data sets and use SAS(r) and Stata(r) to perform statistical analyses. In addition, the successful candidate will prepare summary reports and graphics for presentations and publications of study results.
Master's degree in Biostatistics or Epidemiology field required. Ph.D. preferred
The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EOE, including disability/vets
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Job Classification: Staff.Research.V
Minimum Education Level Required: Master's
Minimum Experience Level Required: 6-9 years experience
Work Schedule: Mon.-Fri., 8:00am - 4:30pm
Hiring Range: $35,100.00 - $56,784.00
Relocation Offered: No
Visa Sponsorship Provided: No
Background Check: For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check
Child Protection Clearances: Not Applicable
Required Documents: Resume, Cover Letter
Internal Number: 20002030
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.