1. Performs a variety of duties involving the application of statistical skills to the design of research studies. Works as a member of a research team/study team to provide appropriate statistical input in the design, execution and analysis of studies. 2. Participates in the development of operations and procedures for the collection, editing, verification and management of statistical data. 3. Operates one or more systems of computer hardware and statistical analysis software for the management and analysis of data. Evaluates the statistical methods and procedures used to obtain data to ensure validity, applicability, efficiency, and accuracy. 4. Analyzes and interprets statistical data to identify significant differences in relationships among sources of information. 5. Processes large amounts of data for statistical modeling and graphic analysis, using computers. 6. Investigates, evaluates and prepares reports on applicability, efficiency, and accuracy of statistical methods used in obtaining and evaluation data. 7. Participates in the preparation of written and oral presentations that summarize the analysis of data, interprets the finding and provides conclusions and recommendations. 8. May perform other duties as assigned.
Preferred Education: Masters Degree or PhD in Public Health, Epidemiology, or other related field and at least two years of related work experience.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Masters Degree or PhD in Public Health, Epidemiology, or other related field and at least two years of related work experience.
Required Skill/ability 5: Ability to participate in the preparation of manuscripts, abstracts, and oral presentations, as well as to assist with ad hoc requests for a variety of research-related tasks, including literature searches.
Posting Position Title: Statistician Entry
Required Skill/ability 3: Exceptional organizational skills and attention to detail. Ability to lead multiple concurrent projects and exercise appropriate time management. Ability to identify new funding mechanisms and assist with the development and submission of new research proposals. Independently prepare sections of new research proposals and budget development as needed.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Statistician Entry
Required Skill/ability 1: Ability to collaborate with investigators, study staff, internal/external collaborators, and funders to plan research project aims and protocols, recruitment strategies, data collection and analyses, and task timelines. Ability to plan and facilitate regular research meetings to manage completion of deliverables.
Required Skill/ability 4: Ability to use analytic software (i.e., SAS) to investigate, analyze, and evaluate statistical and programming problems. Ability to determine proper statistical approach for specific research questions and to learn new statistical methods as needed.
Required Skill/ability 2: Proven proficiency in human subjects research coordination. Ability to manage regulatory applications (i.e., IRB applications and Data Use Agreements), prepare recruitment and consent materials, and coordinate data analytic and collection efforts.
Masters degree in Statistics, Biostatistics, Epidemiology or related field or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.