Specialist- Abuabara Research Group We are a research group (https://abuabara.ucsf.edu/) studying the epidemiology of skin disease. Our team uses advanced methods in quantitative data analysis to simultaneously consider genetic, biological, and socio-environmental influences on health over time. Specific areas of research focus include atopic dermatitis disease course and comorbidities, environmental drivers of inflammatory skin disease, comparative effectiveness of treatments, and skin barrier function and aging. The individual hired for the available position will support ongoing research projects. This individual will be primarily responsible for data analysis and presentation. There is opportunity to eventually drive/direct an independent research project upon demonstration of meeting other requirements of the position. The funding for this position ends 6/30/22.
Required Qualifications: • Specialists appointed at the Assistant or Associate ranks must possess a master’s degree (or equivalent degree) or five years to ten years of experience in the relevant specialization. • Specialists appointed at the Full rank must possess a terminal degree (or equivalent degree) or ten or more years of experience in the relevant specialization. • The ideal candidate will have experience in clinical or population-based research and/or an advanced degree in epidemiology, bioinformatics, biostatistics, or a closely related field.
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