Bachelor’s degree in Epidemiology, Statistics, or a closely related field and two years of research experience; or Master’s degree in Epidemiology, Statistics, or a closely related field and one year of such experience.
Experience conducting data linkage, statistical analysis and epidemiological research. Experience in SAS and Microsoft Access. GIS experience is a plus. Attention to detail, efficiency and professional mannerism, strong oral and written communication, ability to work independently and in a collaborative environment.
The Research Scientist I will participate in managing data, linking data sets, producing statistical summaries, interpretation of results (including charts, tables, and graphs), and dissemination of data relating to injuries and their prevention. Under general supervision, the incumbent will use injury surveillance systems to identify at risk populations, predict patterns, and recognize risk factors; link and manage the trauma registry injury database; and providing epidemiological and surveillance support to the NYS Violent Death Reporting System. Other related duties as assigned.
Grant funded position. Compliance with funding requirements such as time and effort reporting, grant deliverables, and contract deliverables, is required.
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