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    This position is a Statistician (Biology), GS-1530 or 401-12 working in Anchorage, Alaska for the Region 7 Marine Mammals Management Office.

    This position is also open to the public under announcement R7-21-11249586-CL-DE. You must apply to each announcement separately if you wish to be considered under both recruitment methods.

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    As a Statistician (Biology) your duties will include, but are not limited to, the following:

    • Use a range of statistical methods including advanced biometric principles, statistical theories, wildlife habitat and population estimation and dynamics, including hierarchical Bayesian modelling and analysis using programming languages to provide analytical leadership and guidance.
    • Coordinate with internal and external partners to develop assessment frameworks that recommendations for strategies to conserve and protect habitat and populations.
    • Develop new statistical approaches for analyzing complex data sets and performing advanced and innovative statistical analyses of data.
    • Deliver presentations on study results and analyses to peers, scientific audiences, and the public or other non-technical audiences.

    Travel Required

    25% or less - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/616220900. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.