Under the direction of the Sean N Parker Center Director, the Sr. Quantitative Research Scientist will be responsible for the analytical group at the Center, the design, oversight and conduct of statistical and bioinformatic analyses in a growing program of implementation, dissemination and evaluation of allergy and asthma research and quality improvement projects. Working in a capacity which requires a Ph.D. in computational biology, bioinformatics, biostatistics, or related field, the Sr. Quantitative Research Scientist is involved directly in the execution and design of a program of research activities in support of the Director. His or her primary purpose is to assist the Director in attaining the goals of the program of research by overseeing and supporting all quantitative analytic activities.
Overseeing personnel in the analytical group at the Center,
Planning statistical and bioinformatic analyses
Conducting statistical and bioinformatics analyses
Overseeing the management of databases
Writing grants and manuscripts
Working directly with the Director of the Center to achieve the overall goals of research
* - Other duties may also be assigned
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: Required:
Ph.D. in computational biology, bioinformatics, biostatistics, or related field
Comprehensive understanding of scientific principles of above fields
Five years of experience in the field or related field or equivalent
Strong analytical skills, excellent judgment, and demonstrated excellence, innovation and productivity in research
Excellent organizational and management skills and demonstrated ability to complete detailed work accurately and record thoroughly and within timelines
Experience supervising analytic staff including training, mentoring and coaching
Ability to independently oversee and direct the data analysis of multiple projects simultaneously
Experience developing and writing grant proposals and manuscripts
Successful publication record
Experience in implementation science
Project management skills
Database storage management skills
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
PhD-level understanding of scientific principles
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Location: School of Medicine, California, United States Schedule: Classification Level:
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