Science & Research Careers at Lifespan

Biostatistician Job

Job Number: RIH17070

Job Title: Biostatistician

Department: 1PATH Chapin HCC - 7791001

Facility: Rhode Island Hospital

Location: Providence, RI

Seeking individual with Master's degree in biostatistics or public health.
Knowledge of research methodology and statistics, as well as data entry and database software applications, including but not limited to, Data Analysis and Statistical Software (STATA), Statistical Analysis System (SAS), Predictive Analysis Software (SPSS), Microsoft Access, and Research Electronic Data Capture (REDCap).

Experience in infectious diseases and/or clinical diagnostics necessary.
Two years related experience in high level statistical analysis of large, complex and varied databases, or the equivalent, preferably in academic, medical, or pharmaceutical research environment.

Emphasis on human-subjects with experience preparing and complying with HIPAA guidelines. Pediatric subjects or other vulnerable populations a plus. Co-authorship in peer-reviewed publications and presentations also a plus.

Under the general direction of the Director, provides collaborative support to researchers for all phases of research. Supports database design. Determines best practice in database management and statistical analysis in order to manage data and create focused statistical/biostatistical computational analysis in accordance with the research project needs.