The Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center has a position available for an Assistant Research Biostatistician . The successful applicant will engage in a wide variety of collaborative projects. Projects involve the design, analysis, and publication of research in cancer epidemiology.
The successful applicant will have a Masters degree in biostatistics, applied statistics, or related quantitative field, and will be proficient in the following tasks:
Applying statistical methods in large population-based studies. Conducting analyses of longitudinal/survival-type data. Analyzing data from case-control and cross-sectional studies. Conducting association analyses of risk factor, genetic, and biomarker data. Manipulating high-dimensional data. Participating in planning for grants and proposals. Effectively communicating scientific ideas, methods, and results.
The successful applicant must be fluent in a statistical programming language, such as SAS, Stata, or R.
Note that applicants are required to attach a cover letter and CV when submitting the online application.
Internal Number: 2021-46598
About Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.