At Boston Children’s Hospital, the quality of our care – and our inclusive hospital working environment – lies in the diversity of our people. With patients from local communities and 160 countries around the world, we’re committed to reflecting the spectrum of their cultures, while opening doors of opportunity for our team. Here, different talents pursue common goals. Voices are heard and ideas are shared. Join us, and discover how your unique contributions can change lives. Yours included.
Join our acclaimed Biostatistics and Research Design Center, part of the Institutional Centers for Clinical and Translational Research and discover how your talents can change lives. This Center is home to a group of 15-20 faculty and Master’s statisticians with extensive involvement and long experience in the hospital’s program of pediatric research. The Biostatistician III/ masters level candidate will consult and collaborate with investigators on the design, conduct, analysis and reporting of research projects which may include laboratory, interventional and observational studies.
The Biostatistician III/ will be responsible for:
• Developing study design and analysis plans, including sample size calculations and randomization schemes • Statistical analysis of research studies • Preparing organized and clear summarizes of analysis results • Writing statistical methods sections for reports and manuscripts • Participating in multidisciplinary team meetings to ensure successful completion of statistical deliverables
Master’s degree in biostatistics or statistics. Master’s degree in other quantitative fields (eg. Epidemiology, economics, data sciences) can be considered depending on course work and experience.
6 years of experience
Proficiency in a statistical programming package such as SAS, R or Stata
Knowledge of longitudinal methods and clinical trials methodology is a plus.
Strong skills in data analysis and the effective presentation of results
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Please note: During a public health emergency, individuals in this role may be expected to take on additional duties to respond to organizational needs. Boston Children’s Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
Internal Number: 57594BR
About Boston Children's Hospital
Boston Children’s Hospital is dedicated to improving and advancing the health and well-being of children around the world through its life-changing work in clinical care, biomedical research, medical education and community engagement.
Boston Children's is ranked the number one pediatric hospital in the nation by U.S. News and World Report. It is home to the world's largest pediatric research enterprise, and it is the leading recipient of pediatric research funding from the National Institutes of Health. It is the primary pediatric teaching hospital for Harvard Medical School. Boston Children’s treats more children with rare diseases and complex conditions than any other hospital.