The University of North Carolina at Greensboro School of Nursing invites applications for a Statistician/Biostatistician to assist in expansion of our doctoral program in nursing practice. The new Doctor of Nursing Practice prepares nursing administrators, nurse practitioners, and nurse anesthetists.
The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching courses in the DNP program, providing consultation to faculty and students for DNP student projects (e.g., outcome determination, data collection procedures, power and sample size, data analysis), and serving as a reader of DNP project reports.
This is a non-tenure track, renewable academic year faculty appointment.
UNCG is a high research activity university offering 35 doctoral programs, including Psychology, Exercise and Sports Science, Public Health, Educational Measurement, Cultural and Leadership Studies, Social Work, Business, and Nursing. We have active Offices of Research Integrity, Contracts and Grants, and Sponsored Programs and Private and Public Partnerships to assist investigators. The School of Nursing houses the Center for the Health of Vulnerable Populations and the NIH/NIMHD funded TRIAD Center of Excellence in Health Disparities Research, with additional funding from NIH, HRSA, and other public and private sectors, organizations and agencies.
The Piedmont Triad area is a center for healthcare industry with multiple universities and colleges, five magnet hospitals, and one of the most diverse populations in the nation. Greensboro is located midway between Atlanta and Washington, D.C., and is only a few hours from the ocean and the Blue Ridge Parkway (https://www.greensboro-nc.gov/).
Anticipated start date will be in the Fall 2021.
A minimum of a master’s degree and three years of experience in biostatistical applications is required.
The individual in this position is expected to be sufficiently mature and senior enough to manage his/her time with minimal supervision.
A graduate degree with focus on epidemiology, statistics, health services research, or biostatistics and teaching experience at the graduate level is preferred. Software experience with Epi-info, Microsoft Excel, R. SPSS, STATA, and/or SAS is preferable.
Internal Number: 999128
About The University of North Carolina at Greensboro
UNC Greensboro, located in the Piedmont Triad region of North Carolina, is a higher-research activity university as classified by the Carnegie Foundation. Founded in 1891 and one of the original three UNC system institutions, UNCG is one of the most diverse universities in the state with nearly 20,000 students and over 2,700 faculty and staff members representing more than 90 nationalities. With 17 Division I athletic teams, 85 undergraduate degrees in over 100 areas of study, as well as 74 master’s and 32 doctoral programs, UNCG is consistently recognized nationally among the top universities for academic excellence and value, with noted strengths in health and wellness, visual and performing arts, nursing, education, and more. For additional information, please visit uncg.edu and follow UNCG on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.