Data Analyst, School of Public Health, Epidemiology

Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
20 Jun 2018
End of advertisement period
18 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

Primarily responsible for data management, quality control, and statistical analysis of data from Pregnancy Study Online (PRESTO), Snart Gravid/Snart Foraeldre (SG/SF), and the Study of Environment, Lifestyle, and Fibroids (SELF) at the Boston University School of Public Health. Additional responsibilities will include completing IRB applications, updating study protocols and manuals, drafting progress reports, protocol and analysis documentation, and manuscript preparation. Assistance with grant writing may also be required. The Data Analyst will primarily use SAS statistical software to perform analyses. The Data Analyst be critical to ensuring the timely presentation and publication of results from the PRESTO, SG/SF, and SELF studies.

Required Skills

Master's degree in public health, epidemiology, or biostatistics Demonstrated skill using SAS, Access, Excel, and data management to support the analysis project Analytic experience and statistical knowledge to use perform descriptive statistics, stratification, and multivariable regression (linear, log-binomial, and Cox) using SAS Experience with multiple imputation, spline regression, inverse probability weighting, and measurement error correction. Solid background in epidemiology. Extensive knowledge of study design, questionnaire design and development, and methodological issues related to bias and confounding. Experience writing and publishing scientific manuscripts as co-author Desire to work independently to deliver work of the highest quality

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Job Location

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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