Cleveland Clinic Foundation in Cleveland, OH seeks a Biostatistician to perform the following job duties: Provide statistical expertise to investigators/researchers in the areas of design, conduct, and analysis of clinical or experimental studies. Lead projects including aspects of experimental studies, design, data collection, data management, statistical programming, statistical graphics, analysis of data and reporting of results. Prepare reports including explanation of techniques used as well as interpretation of results. Assign and monitor activities of other project personnel. Assist in setting priorities of work to be done. Provide support and serve as a resource to biostatisticians, programmers, and others. Participate in training of less senior biostatisticians and other team members. Provide input into evaluation of team members. Take an active leadership role in the department. Serve on various departments and CCF committees. Take an active role in departmental recruiting and search committees. Participate in evaluation of new hard/software products. Consult with investigators on issues of study design (e.g., helping to define hypotheses, determining data needed, determining the required sample size). Develop data collection forms and randomization schemes and instruct investigators in their use. Review and prepare statistical and database management sections of internally and externally supported proposals prior to submission. Determine and carry out appropriate statistical analyses. Interpret and present results along with an explanation of techniques used in written forms including memoranda and reports, abstracts for presentation, and manuscripts for publication. Use SAS and R.
Must have: Master’s degree in Statistics, Biostatistics, or related. Must have demonstrated proficiency in SAS or R.
Cleveland Clinic is one of the world’s largest and busiest health centers. U.S. News & World Report has declared that we are among the top two “Best Hospitals” in America. In cardiology and urology, we lead the nation. Our Heart Center has been ranked number one in America for 21 years in a row in U.S. News & World Report.
Since 1998, Cleveland Clinic has used the EPIC electronic health record, which contains more than 4 million unique patients. We have approximately 200 million patient encounters and 25 million hospital encounters, with 10 million patient transactions per day. Moreover, we have more than 1 billion lab results, and all of these data are available to Cleveland Clinic researchers.
The Lerner Research Institute is home to Cleveland Clinic’s laboratory-based translational and clinical research, including the Department of Quantitative Health Sciences. Nearly 2,000 scientists and support personnel pursue a wide range of biomedical questions with the common goal of improving human health. We are committed to academic excellence, and the great majority of our faculty also has appointments at the nearby Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland State University, ...Kent State University, and/or University of Akron. We are an integral part of the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University – a program dedicated to training the next generation of physician-scientists. Total annual research expenditures at Cleveland Clinic exceed $250 million, including more than $100 million in federal funding. Our faculty publish approximately 1,300 research articles per year, many of which appear in high impact journals. The Department of Quantitative Health Sciences has expertise in all aspect of clinical research from study design through statistical analysis and reporting.
Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment/affirmative action employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply.
We are a smoke/drug free environment.