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We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Assistant Research Scientist.
In this role, the Associate Research Scientist will work closely with Biostatistics and Department of Medicine faculty and clinical investigators on statistical methods and applications in a wide range of areas. The Assistant Research Scientist will work with research groups in clinical, translational and basic science domains on study design, protocol and grant application development, statistical analysis, data interpretation, and project report and manuscript preparation.
Demonstrates knowledge of the organizations Core Values and incorporates them into the performance of duties.
Initiates, interprets, organizes, executes, and coordinates research assignments critical to departments mission.
Formulates and conducts research on problems of considerable scope and complexity.
Explores subject area and defines scope and selection of problems for investigation through conceptually related studies or series of projects of lesser scope.
Makes decisions and recommendations that have a major impact on extensive scientific research activities.
Develops new ideas that promote current research. Exercises a high degree of creativity, foresight, and mature judgment in planning, organizing, and guiding extensive scientific research programs and activities of outstanding novelty and/or importance.
Ensures timely and accurate completion of research projects.
May develop protocol for the collection and quality of research data.
Develops research techniques and methodologies.
Maintains a thorough knowledge of the advances in specialized fields through attendance of scientific conferences.
May make significant contributions to scientific papers. Is a resource for reports and presentations.
May coordinate the activity and experimental design between various labs, scientific staff, and collaborators. Identifies and resolves technical problems.
Candidates must possess a masters degree in statistics, biostatistics, or related quantitative area.
Qualified candidates must demonstrate proficiency in statistical methods for clinical trials, longitudinal and multivariate data, survival data analysis, and high-dimensional data analysis.
Strong computational skills (i.e., proficiency in SAS, R, SPSS and/or Stata) are required.
Candidates should have strong motivation and dependability, the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously, a commitment to team science, and effective oral and written communication skills.
Substantial experience from having completed Post Doc training.
Established a record of publications.
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
NYU School of Medicine provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.
NYU School of Medicine is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online.
NYU Langone Health is a world-class, patient-centered, integrated academic medical center, known for its excellence in clinical care, research, and education. Included in the 200+ locations throughout the New York area are five inpatient locations: Tisch Hospital, its flagship acute-care facility; Rusk Rehabilitation, ranked as one of the top 10 rehabilitation programs in the country; NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital, a dedicated inpatient orthopedic hospital with all musculoskeletal specialties ranked top 10 in the country; Hassenfeld Children's Hospital at NYU Langone, a comprehensive pediatric hospital supporting a full array of children's health services; and NYU Langone Hospital—Brooklyn, a full-service teaching hospital and level 1 trauma center located in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. Also part of NYU Langone Health is the Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center, a National Cancer Institute–designated cancer center, and NYU School of Medicine, which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history.