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Master’s Biostatistician
Georgetown University

Company Information: Georgetown University is one of the world’s leading academic and research institutions, offering a unique educational experience that prepares the next generation of global citizens to lead and make a difference in the world. We are a vibrant community of exceptional students, faculty, alumni and professionals dedicated to real-world applications of our research, scholarship, faith and service.

Established in 1789, Georgetown is the nation’s oldest Catholic and Jesuit University.  Drawing upon the 450-year-old legacy of Jesuit education, we provide students with a world-class learning experience focused on educating the whole person through exposure to different faiths, cultures and beliefs. Students are challenged to engage in the world and become men and women in the service of others, especially the most vulnerable and disadvantaged members of the community.

These values are at the core of Georgetown’s identity, binding members of the community across diverse backgrounds.

Position Title: Master’s Biostatistician Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center and Department of Biostatistics, Bioinfomatics and Biomathematics

Duties and Responsibilities: The Cancer Prevention and Control Program in the Georgetown Lombardi Cancer Center is seeking a Master’s biostatistician.

The successful candidate will be knowledgeable in biostatistical methods, proficient with statistical programming packages, and possess excellent oral and written communication skills. Under general direction of a faculty biostatistician, this individual will design, conduct, analyze and interpret data from cancer research projects with a focus on large population studies and observational data. The individual will also prepare reports and collaborate on scientific papers and grant proposals.

The successful candidate will become a member of Department of Biostatistics, Bioinformatics and Biomathematics at Georgetown University Medical Center and the Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Shared Resource that is housed in the Department.

Georgetown University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

Position Qualifications: The candidate must possess a Master’s degree in Biostatistics, Statistics or related fields, be proficient in SAS and R, be familiar with data management, and have a proven track record of experience with biostatistical aspects of medical research projects and observational data methods. Programming in C++ helpful.

Salary Range: Salary commensurate with experience.

Benefits: Excellent benefits and career advancement opportunities.


Application Information: Please send cover letter, resume, three references, and a short writing sample (must be your own writing) to:

Michelle Tallarico
Cancer Prevention and Control Program
3300 Whitehaven Street NW, Suite 4100
Washington, DC 20007
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Application Deadline: 05/13/2017