Research Fellow in Epidemiology/Biostatistics

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Last Updated Oct 22, 2019
Entry Level | 1099 | On-Site | Part-Time



NoviSci seeks to improve outcomes for vulnerable patients with complex health conditions through principled data science.

Our science teams work with external collaborators to solve important problems in medicine and public health.  Our software developers and data scientists build cloud-based, web-deployed analytic tools driven by the needs of our collaborative research.

We are currently hiring a research fellow to participate in various aspects of research projects using large, observational healthcare databases. The individual will work closely with senior level epidemiologists and biostatisticians to assist with implementing rigorous study designs and complex analyses. This is a part-time position intended to support graduate students in epidemiology, biostatistics, and related fields. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities 
  • Develop and write sections of protocols and statistical analysis plans in collaboration with biostatisticians
  • Participate in interactions with clients
  • Assist with research-related reports and publications, including oral and written presentations and manuscripts

Required Skills
  • Strong foundation in epidemiological methods 
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills and ability to work on a team
  • Fluency with at least one statistical programming language, preferably R 

Education and Experience
  • Currently enrolled in a graduate program in epidemiology, biostatistics, and related fields. 

Desired Experience 
  • Experience with designing and implementing research studies using complex, real-world data typical in health-care research such as insurance claims or electronic health record data
  • Record of peer reviewed publications
  • 1+ years prior experience working in a research setting
  • Experience with causal inference

NoviSci, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.

To be considered: email a CV and cover letter to
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Benefits & Perks

  • 401(k) w/ 5% company match
  • Employee stock option plan
  • Company-provided medical and dental insurance
  • Team get-togethers
  • Downtown location

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