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Research Data Analyst
Johns Hopkins University

Company Information: Johns Hopkins University is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, disability, marital status, veteran status, or any other occupationally irrelevant criteria. The university promotes affirmative action for minorities, women, disabled persons, and veterans.

Position Title: Research Data Analyst

Duties and Responsibilities: The Research Data Analyst will provide research support services to assist Research Investigators in ongoing water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) randomized controlled trials and cohort studies in Bangladesh, Democratic Republic of the Congo, and the United States. The Research Associate will work closely with other research team members to support the conduct of the research. This individual will help manage, prepare, analyze, and interpret data, as well as report on analysis results.

 Create databases for digital data capture systems for trials and cohort studies using Microsoft Access, ODK, or other equivalent program
 Manage datasets/variables and perform data cleaning, including identifying potential problems with study data and collaborating with research team to resolve issues encountered
 Merge, create, and recode variables to prepare data for analyses
 Develop data cleaning programs for new forms and run data cleaning programs for existing forms
 Develop and implement data quality assurance procedures to ensure validity and reliability of study results
 Create datasets for analysis by other investigators
 Write detailed documentation/specifications for analysis data sets and related files
 Perform analyses on datasets and document analyses using statistical software packages, analyses include logistic and linear regression
 Create tables and figures in publication-quality form summarizing the results of statistical analyses and present results orally to study investigators
 Draft and oversee data quality control protocols
 Data entry of forms not entered by study site staff
 Support preparation of IRB submissions and amendments
 Contribute to writing and reviewing drafts of reports, posters, and manuscripts, including writing up interpretation of analysis results and description of statistical methods used
 Travel required to study sites in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Bangladesh, and the United States to support site study staff on data analysis and data management

Position Qualifications:  Master’s degree in Public Health or Statistics, including knowledge of introductory epidemiology and biostatistics.
 Two to three years of related experience
 Strong programing skills in SAS, Stata, or R
 French language skills are preferred
 Strong organizational, communication, problem solving, and writing skills.
 Ability to work independently and meet project deadlines
 Strong time management
 Ability to critically analyze research studies

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Application Information: Please send your cover letter and CV to Christine Marie George at

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