Clinical Assistant Professor, Public Health - Idaho State University

LOCATION: Pocatello, ID

CLOSING DATE: October 13, 2018


JOB #: 13007

POSTED: September 13, 2018


Primary Purpose

The primary purpose of this position is to provide statistical assistance and consulting services to faculty, participate as a member of research teams for Kasiska Division of Health Sciences (KDHS) programs, establish an interdisciplinary statistical consulting and research center in the KDHS, and teach graduate-level statistics courses within the MPH Program and the KDHS.

Key Responsibilities

Statistical support and participation in pre- and post-award research teams for KDHS faculty:  40-45%
Teach and mentor students in the MPH program:  35%
Statistical support and research team participation for the MPH faculty:  15%
Coordination of statistics curriculum across the KDHS:  5-10%
Service to MPH program:  5%


Minimum Qualifications

PhD or DrPH in biostatistics or statistics.

Strong interpersonal, written and oral communication skills with ability to express complex analytic information to research and clinical faculty.

Experience consulting in interdisciplinary teams. 

Advanced computer skills and expertise in at least one standard statistical software programs.

Preferred Qualifications

Broad expertise in statistical analysis software including R, SAS, STATA, and SPSS.

Analytic and programming experience (SQL) with large administrative datasets (claims, registries, EMR) and diverse study types.

Experience with research (publications and grants).

Familiarity with medical terminology.

How to Apply:

Please submit the following documents with your application:
Cover letter, CV, and a list of three (3) professional references with contact information.

Position will remain open until filled. Salary will be commensurate with education and experience. Includes a competitive benefits package. Offers of employment may be conditional pending successful completion of a background investigation.

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