Stony Brook University Biostatistician in Stony Brook, New York



Required Qualifications:

Master's Degree (equivalent) or higher. Experience as Biostatistician in clinical research. Evidence of collaborative and methodological research accomplishment, including proven skills in design, analysis and reporting of clinical research in a clinical research setting, coordinating center or clinical trials environment. Experience in teaching biostatistics to health professional. Expertise in the state-of-art data manipulation and statistical methodology. Laboratory experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

PhD (equivalent) in Biostatistics or closely related field. Three years of experience as Biostatistician in a clinical research. Competent in SAS programming language and R, SPSS or STATA desired.

Brief Description of Duties:

Stony Brook is seeking applications for a full-time Biostatistician. This position offers excellent opportunities for academic scholarship, research leadership, collaboration with substantial statistical responsibilities and publication as well as skills in managing, programming and analyzing data from multiple sources. The successful candidate will work with investigators, research coordinators and post-graduate fellows to design and analyze various translational clinical research projects using a variety of statistical techniques. In addition, the successful candidate will get an opportunity to collaborate with other experience statisticians and mentor one or more master level biostatisticians/junior trainees who are enrolled in Stony Brook University graduate programs.

  • Perform variety of duties involving the application of statistical skills to the design of research studies. Work as a member of research team/study team to provide statistical expertise for the design, execution and analysis of studies.

  • Participate in the preparation of written and oral presentations that summarize the data analysis results, interprets finding and provides conclusions and recommendations.

  • Develop relevant statistical methodology.

  • Participate in the development of new grant applications by helping with the study design, refining research study questions. performing sample size/power estimation, writing relevant statistical sections.

  • Participate in teaching programs for medical/graduate students, residents, fellows and faculty.

  • Manage multiple tasks and work with multidisciplinary team. Communicate technical concepts (via both written and oral presentations) to non-statisticians.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Special Notes:

The Research Foundation of SUNY is a private educational corporation. Employment is subject to the Research Foundation policies and procedures, sponsor guidelines and the availability of funding.FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Minimum salary threshold must be met to maintain FLSA exemption.

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About Stony Brook:

Long Island’s premier academic medical center, Stony Brook Medicine represents Stony Brook University’s entire medical enterprise and integrates all of Stony Brook’s health-related initiatives: education, research and patient care. It encompasses Stony Brook University Hospital, Stony Brook Children’s Hospital, the six Health Sciences schools — Dental Medicine, Health Technology and Management, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Medicine, Nursing and Social Welfare — as well as the major centers and institutes, programs and more than 50 community-based healthcare settings throughout Suffolk County. With 603 beds, Stony Brook University Hospital serves as Suffolk County’s only tertiary care center and Regional Trauma Center. Stony Brook Children’s, with more than 180 pediatric specialists in 30 specialties, offers the most advanced pediatric specialty care in the region.

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Job Field: Administrative & Professional (non-Clinical)

Primary Location: US-NY-Stony Brook

Official Job Title: Data Manager/Statistician

Department/Hiring Area: Psychiatry - CTSA

The Research Foundation for The State University of New York at Stony Brook

Schedule: Full-time

Pass Days: Day Shift

Posting Start Date: Jun 26, 2018

Posting End Date: Aug 5, 2018, 10:59:00 PM

Salary: CWE

Salary Grade: E79

Req ID: 1801470