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    Summary

    The Statistician (Medicine) will be working at the Massachusetts Veterans Epidemiology Research and Information Center (MAVERIC) at the Boston Campus of the VA New England Health Care System.

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    Responsibilities

    NOTE:

    This is a TERM appointment (not-to-exceed 2 Years). Term appointments are non-status, nonpermanent appointments of limited duration. Term employees are eligible to earn leave and generally have the same benefits as permanent employees including health and life insurance, within-grade increases and Federal Employees Retirement System and Thrift Savings Plan coverage. Term appointments may be extended without further competition.
    • Works closely with principal proponent, the center epidemiologist and senior statistician to successfully develop protocols by providing advice related to study design, statistical techniques, requirements, outcome measures, sample size, and handling/structure of collected data.
    • CCoordinates with database and analytic programmers to prepare analytic data sets.
    • Maintains logs which documents the design to use all programs and files needed to complete these tasks.
    • Provides reports, final data analysis and performs data processing activities.
    • Modify existing statistical methods, or development of necessary new statistical methods for a study.
    • Lead research team to provide instructions to the database programmers and data analysts assigned to project.
    • Provides information and reports.
    • Perform other duties as assigned.

    Work Schedule: 8:00 am to 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday
    Recruitment & Relocation Incentives: Not authorized.
    Financial Disclosure Report: Not Required.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    11

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