Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is seeking a Principal Statistician in Biostatistics at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey.
The primary role of Principal Statistician is to perform statistical programming, data management, and data analysis under the direction of Biostatistics faculty members to fulfill our commitment to the research projects required by the NCI Cancer Center Supporting Grant.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Provide statistical support for research projects as directed by the faculty members of Biostatistics Shared Resource.
Prepare dataset appropriate for statistical data analysis, e.g., cleaning up data, merging data, and reformatting data, etc.
Perform statistical data analysis and statistical computing using SAS and/or R.
Write draft memos or reports of data analysis results.
Assist with writing for professional presentations and manuscripts for publication.
Manage and maintain study databases.
Generate and maintain randomization list for clinical trials.
Assist the faculty members at Biostatistics Shared Resource in research, grant and consulting activities.
Participate in statistical consulting, education, and training activities.
Assist projects managing and reporting for the Director of Biostatistics Shared Resource.
Participate lifelong learning in keeping abreast of current statistical techniques.
Minimum Education and Experience:
A Master's degree in Biostatistics, Statistics, Epidemiology, Public Health, Computational Biology, or related field.
Equivalent education, experience and/or training may be substituted for the degree requirement.
City: New Brunswick
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
PHYSICALDEMANDS: Standing, sitting, walking, talking and hearing. No special vision requirements. Lifting up to 25 lbs.
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.