Sanford Health Biostatistician - Hanson, J. Lab in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Job Title: Biostatistician | Hanson, J. Lab | Sioux Falls

City: Sioux Falls

State: South Dakota

Department : HANSON,J. LAB

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Hours Per Shift: 8 hr

JOB SUMMARY

Design and analyze research data. Assist researchers/scientists with writing grant proposals in the areas of randomization, blinding, power/sample size, study design, and statistical methods. A working knowledge of the following types of study designs is required: cross-sectional, case-control, nested case-control, case-cohort, cohort, and randomized clinical trials. A working knowledge of the following statistical principles are required: general linear mixed models, generalized linear models, longitudinal analysis, general estimating equations, generalized additive models, survival analysis (Kaplan-Meier, Cox PH regression, accelerated failure time models), survey research methods, analysis of surveys, analysis of observational data, propensity score analysis, weighted and unweighted analysis of field studies. Controls for confounding variables found in heterogeneous human populations such as age, race, gender, SES, smoking, diet, etc. Interprets complex interactions and nonlinearities in data. Draws conclusions from the analyses and communicates results with researchers/scientists both orally and in writing. Prepares proof-quality figures, tables, statistical methods and results to summarize analyses for journal publications. Willingly interacts and consults with researchers/scientists to ensure proper use of statistical methodology and interpretation of results. Demonstrates accountability to provide complete and accurate information to researchers/scientists.

QUALIFICATIONS

Minimum of Master's degree in Public Health or related field required with minimum of 2 years related experience.

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City: Sioux Falls

State: South Dakota

Job Function: Data Analytics

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Req Number: req9361