The Sr. Biostatistician will collaborate with investigators on research projects with primary responsibility for analysis and presentation of project data. The Sr. Biostatistician will provide expertise in statistical design, data management, and data analysis. The Sr. Biostatistician will also contribute to the development and application of statistical methods to advance scientific goals of research programs based in both Baltimore, Maryland and in India. The research focuses on a cluster-randomized trial evaluating services for HIV and people who inject drugs in Baltimore, as well as a clinical trial in India related to services for HIV and viral hepatitis.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities:
Serve as lead Biostatistician with investigators to develop objectives, design sampling, randomization, and statistical analysis plans to achieve study objectives
Design and perform appropriate methodologic procedures for statistical analysis, overall descriptive statistics, exploratory data analyses, including graphs, schematic summaries, and necessary transformations and confirmatory data analyses, including statistical tests and/or modeling
Design, implement, and manage computerized systems for analysis of complex research projects to prepare scientific presentations related to study results.
Perform sample size and power calculations and prepare statistical sections for research protocols and manuscripts
Participate in regularly scheduled meeting with investigators and team that require statistical input
Design tables and statistical procedures for specific research studies
Write statistical design, methods, and analysis for manuscripts and research proposals
Analyze data and prepare tables for interim and final reports
Develop and apply new statistical methodologies
Ensure data integrity and compliance with security policies governed by HIPAA and the Johns Hopkins IRB.
Prepare progress reports and present to study leadership
Minimum Qualifications (Mandatory):
Master’s degree in biostatistics, epidemiology, or related quantitative field required, but Ph.D. strongly preferred.
Three (3) year related experience.
Demonstrated ability on significant graduate project or additional doctoral education may substitute for experience to the extent permitted by the JHU equivalency formula.
Special Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Knowledge of Stata, SAS, or R (proficiency with multiple statistical programs preferred).
Experience in database software helpful.
STATA programming proficiency.
Classified Title: Sr. Biostatistician Working Title: Sr. Biostatistician Role/Level/Range: ACRP/04/ME Starting Salary Range: $60,945 to $83,865 per year Employee group: Full Time Schedule: M-F 8:30-5pm Exempt Status: Exempt Location: 04-MD:School of Medicine Campus Department name: 60000551-SOM DOM ID HIV Outcomes Personnel area: School of Medicine
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