This position plays a vital role in supporting the Biostatistics Shared Resource (BSR) of the Knight Cancer Institute. The incumbent provides biostatistical consulting services to cancer researchers, which includes pre-award and post-award projects. Pre-award projects includes protocol and grant development (e.g., study design consultation and preparing a statistical analysis plan). Post-award projects involves initial consultation, project agreement (cost estimate and project planning), data management, statistical analysis, the final project report, and manuscript preparation. This position involves a significant interaction with the client. The incumbent is expected to participate in general cancer center activities including attendance at the annual retreat, research program meetings and seminars. The Biostatistician is expected to learn new statistical methods and keep up with newer, cutting-edge statistical methods in cancer.
The position reports directly to the Associate Director of the Biostatistics Shared Resource (Dr. Byung Park).
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