Research Scientist 1 (Biostatistics)
Open to the public.
|Agency||New York State Department of Health|
|Title||Research Scientist 1 (Biostatistics)|
|Salary||$51,268 - $65,190|
|Negotiating Unit||Professional, Scientific and Technical/05|
|Location||Division of Family Health Office of the Medical Director 8th Floor, Corning Tower Albany, New York 12237|
|Minimum Qualifications||Bachelor's degree in public health, epidemiology, mathematics, statistics, social sciences, engineering or a related field and two years of professional experience in that field, or a Master's degree in public health, epidemiology, mathematics, statistics, social sciences, engineering or a related field and one year of professional experience in that field.|
|Preferred Qualifications||Professional experience with collecting and preparing data for analysis. Experience in SAS or Excel, Power Point and Word. Excellent writing and communication skills.|
|Responsibilities||The Research Scientist 1 will provide support for the Division of Family Health's Office of the Medical Director staff conducting research and analysis of maternal and child health outcomes. This position will provide support for data collection efforts to assess the effectiveness of the New York State Perinatal Quality Collaborative (NYSPQC) quality improvement activities and perform basic research and data analysis related to the project's specific goals and objectives. The incumbent will assist in the evaluation of outcome measures to improve the validity, timeliness and completeness of data related to the NYSPQC Project. Additional duties will include assisting with the preparation of data and presentation of results using graphs and charts, and other duties as assigned.|
|Conditions of Employment||Contingent - Permanent, non-competitive, full-time. Occasional travel, including overnight, to areas not serviced by public transportation is required.|
|Application Procedure||Submit resume to Human Resources Management Group, PM/47503/RS1 , Room 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza, Albany, New York 12237-0012, or by e-mail to email@example.com or by fax to (518) 473-3395. Please use a subject line of PM/47503/RS1 .|
|Submit resumes by||December 30, 2013|
An affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Women, minorities and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.