Biostatistician

JOBTITLE & CODE: Biostatistician (89451) DEPARTMENT: WVU Medicine Heart and VascularInstitute REPORTS TO: Manager, Biostatistics &Research FLSA STATUS: Exempt POSITION SUMMARY: This position will collaborate withinvestigators to perform statistical analysis and programming for the WVUHeart and Vascular Institute. The Biostatistician will assist with dataanalysis, result interpretation, as well as providing high qualitystatistical support for clinical trials and research. MINIMUMQUALIFICATIONS: EDUCATION,CERTIFICATION, AND/OR LICENSURE: 1. Bachelor’s degree in Biostatistics, Statistics,Mathematics, or Related Field. PREFERREDQUALIFICATIONS: EDUCATION, CERTIFICATION, AND/OR LICENSURE: 1. Master’s degree in Statistics orBiostatistics preferred. EXPERIENCE: 1. Two years of experience in clinicalresearch and data analysis preferred. CORE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Thestatements described here are intended to describe the general nature of workbeing performed by people assigned to this position. They are not intended to be constructed asan exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties. Other duties may be assigned. 1. Maintains current knowledge and contributesto scientific advancements by participating in professional organizations,attending lectures and conferences, and reading current industry journals. 2. Understandsdata and the intricacies of the data collection process. 3. Providesstatistical support for clinical trials and research to ensure quality data arecollected. 4. Helps to develop quality control reports toenhance the performance of clinical research. 5. Identifiespotential data inaccuracies and takes appropriate initiative to find aresolution. 6. Writes programcode, analyzes data, and validates results using statistical software. 7. Demonstratesunderstanding of clinical trial data collection processes and shares findingswith collaborators. 8. Provides biostatistical consultation for physicians or otherprofessionals supporting the research projects. 9. Assistsin writing research proposals or grant applications for submission toexternal bodies. 10. Preparesabstracts and articles for publication or presentation at professionalconferences. 11. Providesinput regarding data collection tools and data correction procedures. 12. Analyzesbasic data requests and generates statistical results with the practicalknowledge of current experimental statistical methodology. 13. Calculatesample size requirements for new studies. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Thephysical demands described here are representative of those that must be metby an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilitiesto perform the essential functions. WORKING ENVIRONMENT: The workenvironment characteristics described here are representative of those anemployee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilitiesto perform the essential functions. SKILLS AND ABILITIES: 1. Proficiencyin SAS and/or R programming language. 2. Technicalwriting skills desired. 3. Prior clinicalresearch and trial experience desired. 4. Complexproblem solving skills, teamwork skills, and critical thinking skillsdesired. DateReviewed/Revised: May 2017

WVU Medicine
Contact: Seth Nelson  (seth.nelson@wvumedicine.org)
Telephone: 304-598-6637
Address:
1 Medical Center Drive
Morgantown, West Virginia 26506 United States

Chief Clinical Research Officer (Research Faculty)

The Chief Clinical Research Officer provides senior leadership and strategic direction in building and executing the clinical research strategy for the Tallahassee Memorial HealthCare (TMH) and Florida State University (FSU) research collaboration. This position will facilitate research scholarship and extramural funding opportunities involving the two organizations and work collaboratively with TMH and FSU clinicians, research faculty, clinical staff and research administrators across disciplines. The Chief Clinical Research Officer will mentor researchers on strategies for developing meaningful pathways of scientific inquiry and in developing competitive grant applications to obtain research funding. Qualifications/Experience • MD, PhD, D.O., MD/PhD or D.O./Ph.D. with a solid record of scholarly achievement in extramural funding and publication in clinical research, preferably including NIH-funded grants and clinical trial management experience. • Working knowledge of federal regulations for Protection of Human Subjects, 45 CFR 46, 21 CFR 50, HIPAA, HITECH, FDA, Good Clinical Practice and ClinicalTrials.gov. • Minimum ten years of experience overseeing and conducting large scale or multi-site studies as a Principal Investigator at a university-based medical or public health school, health care institution or other clinical research institution. • Proven track record of successfully mentoring junior faculty to advance their clinical research careers. • Experience developing, implementing and improving a research-focused strategic vision for a health care organization or academic institution. • Leadership experience in fostering and growing clinical research collaborations across multiple disciplines and/or institutions. • Effective communicator, both oral and written. • Ability to organize, prioritize and balance short-term and long-term goals. • Critical thinker with demonstrated problem-solving skills. • Ability to maintain excellent working relationships with study teams, researchers, senior leaders and external contacts. Faculty Info: This position is advertised as open rank. The rank will be determined based on the selected candidates credentials. How To Apply: If qualified and interested in a specific job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at https://jobs.fsu.edu.

FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY
Contact: Jennifer Gerson  (jgerson@fsu.edu)
Telephone: 8503214840
Address:
3012 Westcott
Tallahassee, Florida jgerson@fsu.edu United States

Senior Clinical Trial Biostatistician

Westat is seeking a Senior Clinical Trial Statistician to lead and support Phase 1- 4 clinical trials across a variety of therapeutic areas. The Sr. CT Statistician will collaborate with clients and sponsors, and manage, oversee, and expand capabilities of CT statistical staff. Job Responsibilities: - Lead, support, and collaborate with clients/staff on the development of Protocols,- Manage the Clinical Statistics Team and guide/mentor junior clinical trial statisticians.- Manage and oversee clinical trial statistical and programming staff to ensure appropriate SAS programs and specifications are developed to generate regulatory compliant deliverables. Basic Qualifications:· A Master’s degree in Statistics or related field with at least 7 years of relevant experience supporting clinical trials in the Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology or CRO industry. OR · A Doctoral degree in Statistics or related field with at least 5 years of relevant experience supporting clinical trials in the Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology or CRO industry. · Extensive knowledge of Pharmaceutical Statistics and Medical Statistics.· Prior experience interacting with FDA staff regarding design and analysis issues and strong understanding of FDA and ICH regulatory guidelines. Westat is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, genetic information, gender identity, or any other protected status under applicable law. Full job details here: https://jobs.brassring.com/1033/ASP/TG/cim_jobdetail.asp?partnerid=82&siteid=5197&Areq=15922BR

Westat
Contact: Westat  (kellydingee@westat.com)
Telephone: 3012794532
Address:
1600 Research Blvd
Rockville, Maryland kellydingee@westat.com United States