University Of Maryland, Baltimore

Biostatistician

Due to recent growth in research in the areas of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, the Division of Gerontology at the University of Maryland, Baltimore seeks an individual to perform biostatistical analyses using SAS. Additionally, the incumbent will perform data quality assurance and validation activities, develop and test computer programs to facilitate storage, reporting, and analysis of research data. You will supervise staff and provide training in use of new and existing data applications, and provide analytical support in the development of research grant applications. The ability to consult with staff on issues relating to research data from multiple research projects, and to perform related tasks is required. Requires Masters degree in Statistics/Biostatistics and two years of statistical analysis or other business experience. The ideal candidate will have advanced training or degree in social or clinical science research with demonstrated emphasis in data analytical skills and data management and three years of experience as a research analyst and biostatistician with documented experience in SAS and relational database management systems. Knowledge of IBM and Macintosh computers required. Network and database servers, and scanning equipment knowledge desirable. Excellent writing, oral, interpersonal and teaching skills necessary.

This position offers a starting salary of $42,000 - $52,941 plus excellent benefits including a 40-day annual leave package and tuition remission at any UM system campus. To apply, send resume to: Job #515-3780/DR/WEB, University of Maryland, Baltimore, HRS, 737 W. Lombard Street, Baltimore, MD 21201 or e-mail resume@hr.umaryland.edu. For additional information, visit our website at http://www.umaryland.edu/hs