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Associate Research Scientist
Yale University

Company Information: Yale Center for Analytical Sciences, Yale University School of Public Health, Department of Biostatistics.
The Yale School of Public Health prides itself on its exceptional multidisciplinary faculty. Innovative and important research and policy analysis is conducted and researchers, practitioners, administrators and educators are trained to have a positive impact on health populations, both domestically and internationally.

Position Title: Associate Research Scientist

Duties and Responsibilities: 1.) providing expert biostatistical/epidemiological consultation and collaboration on study design, implementation, analysis and the preparation of protocols, grants and manuscripts for multiple projects; 2) planning and overseeing comprehensive analyses for many types of data and types of studies; 3) training clinical faculty in the principles of biostatistics and study design and 4) supervising master’s level analytic staff.

Position Qualifications: The available position is for a PhD.D. level statistician, biostatistician or epidemiologist who will become a member of the biostatistics core of the YCAS. The position involves consultation and collaboration with clinical researchers as well as supervision of master’s level analytic staff and the teaching of statistical/epidemiological principles to clinical researchers. Knowledge and experience in clinical study design, data collection and management, and data analysis for a wide range of experimental and observational studies such as clinical trials and longitudinal studies are required. This individual will have considerable involvement in developing and writing statistical components of investigator-initiated grant applications. The ability to work independently on several different projects with a range of investigators across a variety of clinical disciplines is essential. Excellent oral and written communication skills along with proficiency with statistical computer languages such as SAS, R, S-plus etc. are a must. A minimum of three years of experience collaborating with clinical investigators is required.

Salary Range: salary will commensurate with experience



Application Information: Interested candidates should send a cover letter, CV and names of references to

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Application Deadline: 04/01/2017