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Teaching Assistantship: PUBHLTH 223

UMass Amherst Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology

Teaching Assistant position available in Public Health 223 Intro/Biostats (PUBHLTH 223, Spring 2022) for the Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology.

10 hour/week. The TA will conduct weekly office hours and share in grading of three data analysis assignments.

Please send letter of interest and resume to Tonya Menard at tonyamenard@umass.edu by December 13, 2021.

Deadline: December 13, 2021
Posted: 1 hour 45 min ago

Teaching Assistantship: PUBHLTH 390EE

UMass Amherst Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology

Teaching Assistant position available in Public Health 390EE Epidemics & Epidemiology (PUBHLTH 390EE, Spring 2022) for the Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology.

10 hours/week. The TA will hold weekly office hours, grade homework assignment and other duties as assigned.  Applicant should have a background in EPI 633.

Please send letter of interest and resume to Tonya Menard at tonyamenard@umass.edu by December 13, 2021.

Deadline: December 13, 2021
Posted: 1 hour 47 min ago

Jobs

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Description

Carries out selected data management and analysis activities for a variety of projects in support of the Department and/or Division.

Responsibilities:

  1. Assists in the design, development and maintenance of data collection instruments, databases and procedure manuals. Designs, implements, and performs data management and quality control procedures as
    necessary for routine and special projects
  2. Writes computer programs to combine data from separate computer files to allow comparison of data from different sources. Support the creation applications in support of research projects.

Qualifications:

  1. Master's degree in Public Health, Epidemiology, Statistics, Biostatistics or related field required.
  2. 3-5 years related work experience required.
  3. Documented ability to manipulate complex, large databases including Medicare and other insurance claims data.
  4. Advanced skills with Microsoft applications which may include Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint or Access and other web-based applications. May produce complex documents, perform analysis and maintain databases.

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Deadline: January 2, 2022
Posted: 3 days 20 hours ago

UMass Medical School

Description

Opportunity for someone with quantitative skills in epidemiology or biostatistics to conduct research, present at scientific meetings and write manuscripts. Work with leaders in the field and learn and apply new methods.

Essential Functions

  • Project Management, Statistical Analyses & Interpretation of Results  
  • Study Design and Planning 
  • Presentation, Manuscript Preparation, Grant Writing
  • Oversee adherence to study protocols and manuals of procedures to ensure quality control. May direct and supervise personnel working on research projects.

Qualifications

  • Doctorate degree in epidemiology or biostatistics or other data analytic science degree preferred.
  • Minimum of Master’s Degree with 5 years experience.
  • Expertise in design, conduct and analyses of epidemiologic studies.
  • Strong quantitative, analytical abilities and attention to detail. 

For more information about this position and how to apply, please contact Cynthia Hilgren: Cynthia.hilgren@umassmed.edu

Deadline: January 2, 2022
Posted: 3 days 21 hours ago

Greater Boroughs Partnership for Health

Description

The Greater Boroughs Partnership for Health (GBPH) is seeking epidemiological support for the towns of Northborough, Southborough, Westborough, and Boylston. The ideal candidate should have epidemiology or communicable disease experience. This position requires strong communication and organizational skills as well as the ability to collaborate with partners in nongovernmental and community organizations. The epidemiologist must be able to assist municipal public health directors and staff as well as chief municipal officials in research and development, implementation, and communication of epidemiological aspects of traditional public health efforts.

Essential Functions

  • Evaluate communicable disease data made available through the state surveillance systems; establish and maintain working relationships with municipal health leads.
  • Work with local health directors and public health nurses to communicate findings to municipal leadership and board members, medical providers, schools, businesses, and other community agencies.
  • Develop protocols for epidemiologic activities and maintain secure databases of relevant public health information and support public health preparedness and response activities.
  • Assist public health staff by providing data support and guidance for municipal contact tracing efforts.

Requirements

  • Master’s Degree or higher from an accredited college or university with specialization in epidemiology, biostatistics, or a closely related public health field or a bachelor’s degree in a public health related field and three (3) years of experience in designing and conducting epidemiological studies and interpreting epidemiological or demographic data. Any equivalent combination of education and experience that provide the skills necessary to do the job will be considered.

For more information and to how to apply, please email townadmin@town.northborough.ma.us a resume and cover letter

Deadline: December 24, 2021
Posted: 1 week 5 days ago

The University of Southern Mississippi

The University of Southern Mississippi is looking to hire multiple tenure-track faculty members at the Assistant Professor level as a part of expanding our public health program. There are three separate job applications available, which are described below: 1) epidemiology, 2) biostatistics, 3) health policy and administration.

For all applications, applicants must hold a doctorate (Ph.D. or equivalent) at the time of appointment in public health (epidemiology, biostatistics, or health policy and administration) or a related discipline. ABD applicants will be considered as long as the doctoral degree is conferred by the time of appointment. Applicants also need a demonstrated line of scholarly inquiry evidenced by submission of peer-reviewed publications, professional presentations, and/or grant submissions and awards. 

Below will be the links to the full desriptions of the positions at the university:

To ensure full consideration, complete application materials should be submitted by January 8th, 2022. Applications will be accepted until the positions have been filled.

Please contact Dr. Melissa Kossman (melissa.k.kossman@usm.edu) with any questions.

Deadline: January 8, 2022
Posted: 2 weeks 3 days ago