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HERC: Metro New York & Southern Connecticut Short-Term Casual in New York, New York

Employer Name: Columbia University

Position Summary This position will work with the principal investigator and other investigators to: Conduct data acquisition, processing/cleaning, and linkages Assist in conducting analysis to fulfill research aims Conduct literature reviews; contribute (as a co-author) to manuscripts, slides, and other presentation materials based on study findings Develop and update Institutional Review Board protocols as needed Contribute to new and ongoing grant proposals as needed Develop additional research questions, analyses, and manuscript topics on which the GRA can take the lead The position also has the potential to work in a similar capacity on the principal investigator?s other research projects. Responsibilities Conduct data acquisition, processing/cleaning, and linkages 35% Conduct data analysis to fulfill research aims 35% Write and edit research manuscripts, slides, and other materials 10% Assist in grant administration 20% Minimum Qualifications Bachelor?s degree and at least 1 year of MPH training or experience in epidemiology, data science, or a related field. The successful candidate must possess a high level of initiative, knowledge of advanced quantitative methods such as logistic regression, clear communication skills, and attention to detail, in addition to a demonstrated flexibility to evolving project needs. Preferred Qualifications A master?s degree and experience with R statistical programming are strongly preferred. Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran Columbia University is committed to the hiring of qualified local residents.