Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

Biostatistician II

Posted: 8/5/2018 (Employment)

Master’s level Biostatistician in the Study Design and Biostatistics Center (SDBC) at the University of Utah
The Study Design and Biostatistics Center (SDBC) at the University of Utah is seeking a MS level biostatistician to play leadership roles in collaborations with clinical and translational investigators. The successful candidate will work effectively in a multidisciplinary group setting in areas of design of data collection instruments, study design, statistical programming, management and analysis of data, graphical presentation of data and writing of reports which include explanations of the statistical methods used and interpretation of results. The duties require skills in data analysis, interest in new statistical methods, and mastery of at least one statistical programming language.

This position will support the Center of HOPE, which houses multiple intensive longitudinal datasets including ecological momentary assessments, streaming physiology, and GIS tracking. An ideal candidate will have the ability to work under the direction of PhD level statisticians to master current methods for analyzing intensive longitudinal data and conduct analyses of micro-randomized trials and sequential multiple assignment randomized trials (SMART). Solid knowledge of statistical methods including multiple regression, longitudinal data analysis, categorical data analysis and survival analysis is required.

Please attach the following when applying: 1) Resume, 2) Cover letter, 3) Transcript and 4) Names and email addresses for three professional references.

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Location: The University of Utah