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HJF is seeking an Epidemiologist/ Biostatistician III to support the Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program (IDCRP) located in Rockville, Maryland. HJF provides scientific, technical and programmatic support services to IDCRP.
Responsibilities of the Epidemiologist/ Biostatistician III position are to provide epidemiologic and statistical support independently via consultation throughout the design, implementation and data analysis phases of studies focused on acute respiratory infection (ARI). This involves providing epidemiologic guidance and performing advanced statistical analysis on surveys, cross-sectional studies, case-control studies, cohort studies (e.g. observational, longitudinal cohort) and/or clinical trials, as well as laboratory studies related to ARI among US military personnel and their beneficiaries.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Experience in the design and analysis of epidemiologic (e.g. observational, longitudinal cohort) studies; SAS, STATA, or R proficiency required; statistical analysis of cross-sectional, case-control, cohort, survival, and predictive models; knowledge of biomedical and clinical research; ability to communicate effectively; publication in peer-reviewed medical journals preferred; ability to make effective presentations and publish; excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills
Minimum Education/Training Requirements: MS/MPH/PhD in biostatistics or relevant majors
Minimum Experience: 4-6+ years for MS/MPH, 0-2+ years for PhD
Physical Capabilities: Extended periods of sitting
Work Environment: Office or laboratory environment
HJF is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
Any qualifications to be considered as equivalents, in lieu of stated minimums, require the prior approval of the Chief Human Resources Officer.