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Research Project Analyst Lead
University of Missouri

Company Information: The University of Missouri was founded in 1839 in Columbia as the first public university west of the Mississippi River. Currently, MU has more than 33,000 students, 13,000 full-time employees and 305,000 alumni. MU has more than 300 degree programs – including 89 online options – through 18 colleges and schools. It is one of only six public universities nationwide that can claim a medical school, veterinary medicine college and a law school on the same campus. More details can be found at:

Position Title: Research Project Analyst Lead

Duties and Responsibilities: Coordinate and conduct statistical analyses on a variety of faculty research projects, with an emphasis on epidemiological study designs.
Report findings to faculty in an objective and professional manner.
Prepare analytic datasets from large databases using complex inclusion and exclusion criteria, data cleaning protocols, and appropriate data management methods.
Work on numerous and diverse research teams.

Position Qualifications: A master’s degree in a quantitative or scientific discipline requiring evidence of mastery of research and analytic skills is required. The candidate should have a minimum of five years’ experience in analyzing and interpreting research data. A doctorate degree is highly desirable, and can substitute for up to 3 years of experience.

Salary Range: $53,600-$75,000

Benefits: This is a full-time, benefit-eligible position. Details about benefits are described at:


Application Information: Applications must be submitted through the University of Missouri HR website.
Once at the website, select <Staff positions>, then <prospective employees>, and search for “analyst”
The position is Job ID 22853 and the official title is Research Project Analyst Lead.

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