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Clinical Trials Biostatistician I

Keck School of Medicine San Diego, California

The USC KeckSchool of Medicine - Alzheimer Therapeutic Research Institute (ATRI), located in San Diego, California is an academic institute comprised of an expert panel of scientific collaborators committed to advancing the development of new treatments for Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) through innovative clinical trials.The ATRI Biostatistics Section provides the Biostatistics leadership for allclinical trialsmanaged by ATRI. 

ThisBiostatistician Iwill join a well-established group of statisticians andactively contribute to theInstitute’swork on clinical research. As a member of the biostatistics team, this individual willapply a variety of intermediate and advanced statisticaland data preparationtechniques to promote the reporting, analysis, and interpretation of data arising from research studiesconductedby the ATRI.Duties include statistical programming, contributing to the quality assurance of statistical analyses, writing methods and analysis descriptions in formal reports, communicating withcollaborators, and organizing and maintaining confidential project materials. A successful ATRIBiostatisticianis a teamplayerwho develops a deep understanding ofeachclinical trial and ourtrialresponsibilities and has the ability to take on increasing responsibilityat the Institute.

Education and Experience

  • Master’s degree in biostatistics or statistics

  • 1-2years of working experience with sustained excellent performance post degree


  • ExcellentR programming skills

  • Thorough knowledge of standard and advanced statistical methods

  • Must have experience with clinical trials and longitudinal data

  • Ability to direct and promote teamwork in a multi-disciplinary team setting

  • Demonstrated initiative and motivation

  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills

  • Excellentorganizational skills

  • The ability torecognize,adapt and adjust to changing priorities

  • Positive attitude and the ability to work well with others

Location: San Diego, CA

Salary is dependent upon education and experience. 

Minimum Education: Master's degree, Combined experience/education as substitute for minimum education Minimum Experience: 1 year, Combined education/experience as substitute for minimum experience Minimum Field of Expertise: Experience in Biostatistics , Statistics or related field . Experience with SAS, R or STATA.

REQ20068008 Posted Date: 11/09/2022

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