University of Colorado
Anschutz Medical Campus
Colorado School of Public Health
Department of Biostatistics and Informatics
Colorado Biostatistics Consortium
NATURE OF WORK
This position is in the Department of Biostatistics and Informatics in a growing group of Masters and Doctoral collaborative and consulting biostatisticians. The collaborative work for this position is split between the Colorado Biostatistics Consortium and a major collaborative research group. The Colorado Biostatistics Consortium (CBC) is the consulting unit in the Department of Biostatistics and Informatics (DBI) in the Colorado School of Public Health. The collaborative research group's major research focus is on critical illness and the role of the microbiome. They also investigate other 'omics data to better understand critical illness.
This position will join 9 other faculty in the CBC and over two-dozen faculty and research personnel in the Department of Biostatistics. The faculty and staff in the CBC interact and collaborate with health researchers on their basic and clinical science research projects. The collaborative research group is comprised of other biostatisticians, epidemiologists and clinical research scientists.
A research instructor is expected to provide high-level, professional and scientifically rigorous data management and analytic support to biomedical researchers at CU Anschutz. The research instructor in this position will collaborate with investigators on data management and integration of 'omics and microbiome data along with the analytical aspects of the research process, including: design of new studies (sample size and analysis planning), complex programming, analysis implementation and data visualization, and dissemination of results. This individual is expected to co-author abstracts, oral and poster presentations, and scientific manuscripts. Preference will be given to those with experience with 'omics data management, pre-processing, and analysis and those with strong data management/integration and programming skills.
Biostatistics, Epidemiology, data management
The Research Instructor position is supervised directly by the Director of the Colorado Biostatistics Consortium and indirectly by the lead biostatistician of the collaborative group.
This position can have supervisory responsibilities with PRAs, or graduate research assistants.
EXAMPLES OF WORK PERFORMED
The Research Instructor will work independently with investigators spanning the spectrum of biomedical and public health research on an academic health sciences campus. Work will be divided between complex data management and integration of large 'omics data and design, analysis, visualization and manuscript preparation.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
The position requires formal training and experience in biostatistics and data management. An MS or PhD in Biostatistics or Epidemiology or related areas of graduate level training is required. At least 2 years of previous experience or training as an analytic consultant/collaborator is required.
Salary and Benefits:
Salary is commensurate with skills and experience. The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at Employee Services.
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Department: H0001 -- Anschutz Medical Campus - 21419 - CSPH-Bio Info General Ops
: Aug 3, 2016
Posting Contact Name: Brandie Wagner, PhD
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Brandie Wagner, PhD
Department of Biostatistics and Informatics
Colorado School of Public Health, University of Colorado
and The Children's Hospital Colorado
13001 E 17th, Box B119-406
Aurora, CO 80045
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