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Biomedical Data Science Assistant

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Biomedical Data Science Assistant
Requisition Number RE27176
Working Title
Department Name 7P180:DEPT OF BIOSTATISTICS
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 45
Salary Range $44,762-73,861/year
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education

BS

Click here for more information about equivalencies: http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies
Required Related Experience

2 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification

None

Physical Requirements

Sitting and/or standing for extended periods of time; lifting up to 15 pounds; performing repetitive motion tasks; effectively communicate with individuals from diverse backgrounds.

Shift

Primarily days Monday – Friday Between the hours of 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Additional hours as needed

Job Summary

The Department of Biostatistics seeks a biomedical data scientist with expertise in biostatistical consulting, clinical trial data management, and analysis of large, observational data. The candidate will support data science initiatives within the Department of Biostatistics, working with faculty and staff to promote the design and implementation of high quality data products. This candidate will support efforts to assure project protocols are followed; as well as to develop data management and analytic plans, create and implement statistical programming, and oversee the construction of analytic datasets. This position will collaborate with partners across campus to facilitate the development and dissemination of innovative translational research. As a member of our data science team, the position will support the service mission for biostatistics, data science, and biomedical informatics on a regional, national, and/or global scale.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Statistical programming experience (e.g., SAS, R, STATA) required and REDCap experience preferred

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience

MPH or MS in Biostatistics, Epidemiology, or Data Science preferred

Deadline to Apply 04/11/2021
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Categories

Posted: 2021-03-26 Expires: 2021-04-30

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