Required Qualifications (as evidenced by an attached resume) :
Doctoral degree (foreign equivalent) . Three (3) years of research experience in statistics or biostatistics to include at least one (1) year of research experience following attainment of a Doctoral degree (foreign equivalent) .
PhD/MD (foreign equivalent) in statistics or biostatistics. Five (5+) years of statistical analysis experience. Excellent proficiency in SAS and R, SPSS, or STATA.
Brief Description of Duties:
Stony Brook University has an opening for Research Scientist (Biostatistician) that will work primarily in the Department of Surgery. In addition, the incumbent may be utilized for projects in other School of Medicine departments upon request. The incumbent will develop, design and run research experiments and ensure that all research protocols follow the policies and procedures of Stony Brook University. The Research Scientist (biostatistician) will be responsible for the operations of the lab. Therefore, having experience effectively multi-tasking in a fast-paced, dead-line driven environment with a high degree of accuracy and organization is highly desirable.
The successful incumbent will have excellent customer service and interpersonal skills, exercising strong organizational and time-management skills with an exceptional attention to detail. Essential for this role is the adeptness to work independently as well as part of a team with a collaborative approach to problem solving.
Develop and design research experiments in the field of statistical analysis (surgery). Conduct research experiments utilizing specialized techniques, applying theories, concepts and principles in the field of medicine.
Responsible for the overall management of the lab, may supervise postdoctoral associate and research support positions. Will provide training on specific specialized skills and research methods, and is responsible for the operation of the lab.
Prepare manuscripts for publications in peer reviewed and/or scientific journals.
Prepare grant proposals; apply for grants, to include writing proposals for research projects, identifying funding sources, and training opportunities.
Other duties as assigned.
The Research Foundation of SUNY is a private educational corporation. Employment is subject to the Research Foundation policies and procedures, sponsor guidelines and the availability of funding. FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Minimum salary threshold must be met to maintain FLSA exemption.
Long Island's premier academic medical center, Stony Brook Medicine represents Stony Brook University's entire medical enterprise and integrates all of Stony Brook's health-related initiatives: education, research and patient care. It encompasses Stony Brook University Hospital, Stony Brook Children's Hospital, the five Health Sciences schools -- Dental Medicine, Health Technology and Management, Renaissance School of Medicine, Nursing and Social Welfare -- as well as the major centers and institutes, programs and more than 50 community-based healthcare settings throughout Suffolk County. With 603 beds, Stony Brook University Hospital serves as Suffolk County's only tertiary care center and Regional Trauma Center. Stony Brook Children's, with more than 180 pediatric specialists in 30 specialties, offers the most advanced pediatric specialty care in the region.
Stony Brook University/Research is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action Employer. We encourage all to apply including individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.
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Department/Hiring Area: Surgery-The Research Foundation for The State University of New York at Stony Brook
Schedule: Full-time Shift: Day Shift Shift Hours: 9:00am-5:00pm Pass Days: Sat, Sun
Posting Start Date: Jan 22, 2020
Posting End Date: Feb 22, 2020, 4:59:00 AM
Salary: Commensurate with experience.
Salary Grade: E89
Appointment Type: Regular
Internal Number: 1904152
About Stony Brook University
FROM ITS BEGINNINGS A HALF-CENTURY AGO, STONY BROOK UNIVERSITY HAS BEEN CHARACTERIZED by innovation, energy and progress, transforming the lives of people who earn degrees, work and make groundbreaking discoveries here. A dramatic trajectory of growth has turned what was once a small teacher preparation college into an internationally recognized research institution that is changing the world.