University of Wisconsin- Madison, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
May 9, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Biometrics/biostatistics, Data analysis/processing, Statistical process control/quality assurance
The incumbent will provide biostatistical support for the University of Wisconsin - Madison Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Sciences Vision Research Core and departmental faculty, residents, fellows and staff. The incumbent will advise on study design and suitable analytic plans for a wide range of basic and translational research. S/he will conduct appropriate statistical analyses, prepare reports and provide power/sample size calculations.
Master's degree in biostatistics, statistics, public health or related field with an emphasis in biostatistics.
Minimum 2 years of experience is preferred.
Experience with biostatistical testing and proficiency with a major statistical software package (for example, SAS, R or S-Plus, etc.) is required.
Experience with management and analysis of clinical trial data at a central coordination center, or imaging data, or genetic analyses, or large public research datasets, or longitudinal cohort data is preferred.
Ability to apply statistical techniques, summarize results and produce reports is required.
Experience working with diverse statistical software packages is preferred.
Familiar with XML, Excel, SQL is preferred.
Excellent communication skills are required. Should have the ability to work independently and have excellent time management skills.
Additional Salary Information: Based on qualifications
Internal Number: PVL 94358
About University of Wisconsin- Madison, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences is a global leader in vision research, consistently ranking in the top tier NIH funding. Our scientists are working on the edge of discovery and translational research. Our physicians are recognized leaders in health care serving patients from throughout Wisconsin, the Midwest, and globally to receive care in our facilities. Faculty represent all of the subspecialties in ophthalmology.
The School of Medicine and Public Health has a deep and profound commitment to diversity both as an end in itself but, also as a valuable means for eliminating health disparities. As such, we strongly encourage applications from candidates who foster and promote the values of diversity and inclusion.