Research Instructor View
The University of Kansas Medical Center - Kansas City, KS

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This Research Instructor position is in the Department of Biostatistics within the School of Medicine. Responsibilities for this position will include supervision, teaching, statistical analysis and research. The position is expected to engage in collaborative research with biostatistics faculty and other faculty from programs and departments within the School and University. The candidate will also be expected to teach courses for graduate students. This position will be responsible for supervising and mentoring master level statisticians to enhance the research and service provided to the University. Expertise within the department includes linear, nonlinear, and longitudinal modeling, clinical trial and experimental design, survival analysis, categorical data analysis, and Bayesian methodology.

Required Qualifications
MA/MS in Statistics or Biostatistics or related area and supervisory experience. 10 years experience as a statistician with a proven publication record as documented in application materials and 2 years of teaching experience. Experience acting as independent statistician on grants and projects. Must be able to communicate effectively with scientists, both orally and in writing.

Preferred Qualifications
Grant writing experience.

Instructions for applying
Please complete an electronic application and click the "Apply for this Posting" button at the top of the page.

THE FOLLOWING FIELDS ARE USED FOR THE POSITION DESCRIPTION
Duty (1) Description
Work as an independent statistician/biostatistician to provide collaborative research support related to statistical design and analysis for KUMC researchers and KUMC affiliates.

Duty (1) Essential or Marginal
Essential

Duty (2) Description
Teach statistical/biostatistical courses for graduate students.

Duty (2) Essential or Marginal
Essential

Duty (3) Description
Teach statistical/biostatistical courses for graduate students.

Duty (3) Essential or Marginal
Essential

Duty (4) Description
Perform other duties as may be assigned by chair.

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Marginal

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Mental/Cognitive Requirements:
Communication
Comprehend and use basic language, either written or spoken, to communicate information and ideas
Yes

Comprehend and use technical or professional language, either written or spoken, to communicate complex ideas
Yes

Calculation
Perform numerical operations using basic counting, adding, subtracting, multiplying or dividing
Yes

Perform Complex quantitative calculations or reasoning using algebra, geometry, statistics, or abstract symbols
Yes

Problem Solving
Formulate and apply appropriate course of action for routine or familiar situations
Yes

Use logic to define problem, collect information, establish facts, draw valid conclusions, interpret information and deal with abstract variables for unique or unfamiliar situations
Yes

Other Mental/Cognitive Requirements (please describe)

Physical Activities
Repetitive Motion - Repeating movements of arms, hands, wrists
Frequently (2.5 to 5.5 hours/day)

Talk - Express or exchange ideas verbally
Constantly (5.5+ hours/day)

Hear - Perceive sound by ear
Constantly (5.5+ hours/day)

See - Obtain impressions through the eye
Constantly (5.5+ hours/day)

Level of physical activity
Sedentary

Physical Requirements
Kneel- Bend legs at knee, come to rest on knees

Crouch/Squat - Bend body down and forward, bending legs and spine

Crawl - Move on hands, knees and feet

Climb - Ascend/descend ladders, stairs, ramps

Sit

Stand

Walk - Move about on foot

Average distance per shift

Stoop - Bend downward and forward at waist

Lift - Raise or lower 10 lbs. from one level to another

Lift - Raise or lower 25 lbs. from one level to another

Carry - Transport an object

Push - Press with steady force, thrust objects forward, downward, outward

Pull - Drag or tug objects

Turn/twist - Move a body part in circular motion

Bend - Bend downward and forward by bending the spine at waist

Balance - Exceeding ordinary body equilibrium

Reach - Extend hands and arms in any direction

Handle - Seize, hold, turn with hands

Ability to distinguish color

Other Physical Activity (please describe)

Average amount of time for other physical activity

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