Staff Biostatistician - ON SITE - 125015
#125015 Staff Biostatistician - ON SITEFiling Deadline: Wed 12/6/2023
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The Department of Surgery is one of the largest departments in the School of Medicine and is comprised of 102 full-time faculty members, 220 voluntary faculty members, 20 physicians employed on MSP agreements, 25 doctors employed by the VA or other facilities, 77 accredited and 13 non-accredited trainees and 100 career staff. Activities are organized in 13 sub-specialty divisions. Annual expenditures across the Department total over $66.5M with a global research portfolio of over $19M. The missions of research, education, and patient care are intertwined and are integral to the goals of the department.
As a leader in research and patient care, the UC San Diego Department of Surgery is committed to providing the latest in expert and compassionate treatment, performing leading-edge research, and training the next generation of top surgeons. UC San Diego Health is currently ranked among America's best hospitals by U.S. News & World Report.
UC San Diego Department of Surgery is in search of an experienced biostatistician for a staff position. Using skills of a seasoned, experienced research professional with a full understanding of in-depth statistical analyses and/or research software programming techniques. Candidates with a broad range of research interests are welcome and encouraged to apply; particular attention will be paid to applicants whose areas of interest include outcome research, quality improvement research, and health disparities research.
Candidate will provide statistical support for all phases of health sciences research in the Department of Surgery.
Bachelor's degree in related area and/or equivalent experience/training.
Thorough knowledge of research function.
Thorough skills associated with statistical analysis and systems programming. Excellent computing skills in statistical software and a publication record documenting both self-directed and collaborative research.
Thorough skills in analysis and consultation.
Skills to communicate complex information in a clear and concise manner both verbally and in writing. Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Skills in project management.
Research skills at a level to evaluate alternate solutions and develop recommendations.
Ability to manage multiple collaborations.
Ability to develop and maintain good working relationships with colleagues and research team members.
Ability to build, foster, and maintain positive and productive professional relationships.
Ability to professionally manage cross-discipline and cross-institute collaborations, acting as an engaged and proactive subject matter expert.
Knowledge of clinical trials designs.
Master's or Doctoral degree in applied biostatistics/statistics or similar field preferred.
Experience designing and analyzing large data, including co-authoring protocols, grant proposals, and peer-reviewed publications.
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Annual Full Pay Range: $63,400 - $142,800 (will be prorated if the appointment percentage is less than 100%)
Hourly Equivalent: $30.36 - $68.39
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