Biostatistician III
Rockville, MD 
Posted 6 days ago
Job Description

Job Description Summary:
The Biostatistics Center of the Milken Institute School of Public Health is an off-campus research facility of The George Washington University located in Rockville, Maryland. The Biostatistics Center serves as the coordinating center for large scale multi-center clinical trials and epidemiological studies funded by federal agencies including the National Institutes of Health. The Biostatistics Center is a leader in the statistical coordination of major medical research programs of national and international scope. Visit our website at: .
This Biostatistics Center's Biostatistician III position collaborates with biomedical researchers in designing, implementing, and publishing results from biomedical research projects and assumes primary responsibility for writing statistical design, methods, and analysis for research proposals. This role collaborates with biomedical investigators and assists in developing objectives and designing sampling, randomization and data collection procedures to achieve study objectives. This position develops the statistical design and planned analyses for research grant proposals and takes primary responsibility for writing the statistical design, including sample size, and statistical considerations in grant proposals for faculty throughout the school. This position develops and implements new innovative procedures in the areas of data collection, quality control, presentation of results, and statistical analyses. This role typically mentors and trains entry level biostatistician staff.
Performs other related duties as assigned. The omission of specific duties does not preclude the supervisor from assigning duties that are logically related to the position.
Minimum Qualifications:

Qualified candidates will hold an MS orMPHdegree in Statistics, Biostatistics, Epidemiology, or related field, plus 5 years of relevant experience, or, a Doctoral degree in a relevant area of study plus 3 years of relevant experience. Relevant experience must be progressive Master's level or equivalent experience in Statistics, biostatistics, or epidemiology. Degree must be conferred by the start date of the position.

Additional Required Licenses/Certifications/Posting Specific Minimum Qualifications:
Preferred Qualifications:
Prior SAS experience.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Typical Hiring Range Commensurate with experience.

Campus Location: Rockville, Maryland
College/School/Department: Biostats
Family Research and Labs
Sub-Family Biostatistics
Stream Individual Contributor
Level Level 3
Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time
Hours Per Week: 35
Work Schedule: Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm
Will this job require the employee to work on site? No
Employee Onsite Status Hybrid
Telework: No
Required Background Check Criminal History Screening, Education/Degree/Certifications Verification, Social Security Number Trace, and Sex Offender Registry Search
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Employer will not sponsor for employment Visa status
Internal Applicants Only? No
Posting Number: R001641
Job Open Date: 06/16/2022
Job Close Date:
If temporary, grant funded or limited term appointment, position funded until:
Background Screening Successful Completion of a Background Screening will be required as a condition of hire.
EEO Statement:

The university is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not unlawfully discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Master's Degree
Required Experience
5+ years
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