Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
The department of Pediatrics is seeking a Research Data Analyst. The primary purpose of this position is to work as a key member of the research study team with the primary responsibility for oversight of collection, organization, management and reporting of research data for the Persaud HIV Cure laboratory housed in the Division of Infectious Diseases in the Department of Pediatrics. The Persaud Laboratory is a subspecialty lab for the NIH-sponsored International Maternal Pediatric Adolescent AIDS Clinical Trials Network. The laboratory provides support for clinical trials of interventions aimed at eradicating and controlling HIV reservoirs towards HIV remission and cure.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities
Use advanced knowledge base to provide oversight for the management of the sample repository, incoming data points, formulate and perform research data analytical methods.
Integrate data files into the data management system, update summary files, ensure data quality, development of protocol, and other quality assurance
Design and create study specific databases
Oversee and collaborate in development of study tools including data collection forms
Prepare for and participates in audits of studies internally
Maintain detailed knowledge of assigned protocols. Works on research studies which require a high level knowledge, coordination, and data abstraction
Assist the principal investigator in defining information and plans required to accomplish goals of studies. Design and create data collection forms as needed.
Design database in ACCESS, SAS or other database management system. Implement and maintain database.
Focus on data base management and basic programming for analysis of variables in studies. Work closely with research collaborators to process and analyze data, help in the preparation of manuscripts for publication, and help with preparation of presentations and progress reports
Manage database used for research projects. Ensure integrity, accuracy and security of data
Responsible for data quality control based on protocol requirements and research study objectives
Conduct basic statistical analysis for studies with various research design
Support the design and production of quality tables and graphs for scientific presentations using graphic software
Detect problems in research instruments, data collection and data entry
Make suggestions or provide solutions to problems related to data management and statistical analyses
Help develop grant proposals, project reports and manuscripts for publication.
Bachelor's degree in related discipline.
3 years related experience.
Additional education (Master's level) may substitute for required experience, to the extent permitted by the JHU equivalency formula.
* JHU Equivalency Formula: 30 undergraduate degree credits (semester hours) or 18 graduate degree credits may substitute for one year of experience. For jobs where equivalency is permitted, up to two years of non-related college course work may be applied towards the total minimum education/experience required for the respective job. *
Master’s degree in public health or closely related field.
Special Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Solid communication and interpersonal skills.
Solid planning and organizational skills, ability to prioritize work independently.
Sound working knowledge of databases and statistical software for data analysis.
Classified Title: Research Data Analyst Working Title: Research Data Analyst Role/Level/Range: ACRP/04/MC Starting Salary Range: $21.73- $29.92; Commensurate with Experience Employee group: Casual / On Call Schedule: Monday-Friday, Hours Vary Exempt Status: Exempt Location: 04-MD:School of Medicine Campus Department name: 10003082-SOM Ped Infectious Disease Personnel area: School of Medicine
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