University Of Miami Miller School Of Medicine Miami , FL 33196

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Position Number: P100045071Department / Hospital:

John P. Hussman Institute for Human Genomics

The University of Miami is considered among the top tier institutions of higher education in the U.S. for its academic excellence, superior medical care, and cutting-edge research. At the U, we are committed to attracting a talented workforce to support our common purpose of transforming lives through teaching, research, and service.

Through our values of Diversity, Integrity, Responsibility, Excellence, Compassion, Creativity and Teamwork (DIRECCT) we strive to create an environment where everyone contributes in making UM a great place to work. We are one of the largest private employers in Miami-Dade County; home to more than 13,400 faculty and staff from all over the world.

The John P. Hussman Institute for Human Genomics at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine has an exciting career opportunity for a Biostatistician.

Under the direction of the Analytic Project Manager(s) and Project Principal Investigators, the Biostatistician provides statistical support for the Genetic Epidemiology Core within the Hussman Institute for Human Genomics. This position collaborates with clinical and translation researchers on developing, implementing, and analyzing data for research studies.

The duties and responsibilities for this position may include, but are not limited to:

  • Develops study design and data analysis plans.

  • Analyzes, evaluates, and reports on complex observation research data.

  • Prepares results for progress reports and presentations.

  • Prepares results for peer-reviewed publications and being a co-author on peer-reviewed manuscripts.

  • Maintains and documents the studies' databases.

  • Presents results of statistical analyses to study investigators.

  • Consults with the study investigators on planning and specifying statistical analysis.

  • Consults on data collection methods and quality control.

  • Provides problem solving support for barriers to analyses and consults with other methodologists and statisticians.

The minimum qualifications for this position are as follows: Bachelor's Degree in an area relevant to data analysis, Master's Degree preferred.

Minimum of one year of relevant work experience. Effective communication skills, both verbal and written. Proficiency with statistical software packages, particularly SAS and R.

UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida's only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the ground breaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean.

Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and sub-specialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We're the challenge you've been looking for.

The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical and dental benefits, tuition remission, vacation, paid holidays and much more. The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer

  • Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law. Click here for additional information-

Patient safety is a top priority. As a result, during the Influenza ("the flu") season (September through April), the University of Miami School of Medicine requires all employees who provide ongoing services to patients, work in a location (all Hospitals and clinics) where patient care is provided, or work in patient care or clinical care areas, to have an annual influenza vaccination. Failure to meet this requirement will result in rescinding or termination of employment.

The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer

  • Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law.
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