Allergy - Biostatistician / Quantitative Epidemiologist I (Rothenberg/Assa'ad Labs)

POSITION TITLE: Statistician

DEPARTMENT: Patient Services, Center for Professional Excellence

SUPERVISOR'S TITLE: Assistant Vice President, Center for Professional Excellence

COLLABORATIVE RELATIONSHIPS: Senior Research Assistant

TITLES SUPERVISED: 0

TOTAL NUMBER OF FTE's DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY SUPERVISED: 0

PURPOSE OF POSITION: To design, execute and analyze multiple clinical and epidemiological studies for a Medical Center dedicated to the care of infants, children and adolescents.

Responsibilities
·Data Collection
Coordinate the data collection and analysis process on assigned research projects.
·Reporting and Analysis
Generate statistical analysis reports on study results and recommendations to team members. Design analysis utilizing statistical methods to provide feedback on clinical research studies. Calculate necessary sample sizes for clinical and epidemiological studies. Perform t-test, chi square tests, analysis of variance and other advanced statistical methods
·Study Design and Planning
Help design and plan studies for investigators with Cincinnati Children's

Skills & Competencies
·Systems - Advanced
Advanced knowledge and skill in systems relevant to the field
·Detail Orientation
Meticulously keeping track of details without becoming overwhelmed by them; being exacting, precise, and accurate; spotting minor imperfections or errors and taking action to correct them
·Multi-task
Ability to effectively manage multiple tasks simultaneously
·Organization
Strong organizational and project management skills to handle projects independently.
·Professional Demeanor
Demonstrates an independent work initiative, sound judgment, diplomacy, tact and professional demeanor
·Research Methods - Advanced
Designing and conducting effective research studies that address measurement, data collection, and validity issues; identifying or developing appropriate, accurate, relevant, and reliable measurement methods; drawing appropriate conclusions from study results
·Communication - Advanced
Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.

Required:
·Bachelor of Science in a related disipline
·5 years clinical experience with scientific investigation and research protocol
·Experience in data management, data analysis, and database development

Preferred:
·Training and/or experience in computerized statistical analysis tools