Data Analyst

Posting Details

Position Information

Position Title Data Analyst
Classification Title Senior Research Support Specialist
Posting Number R1700239
Employer Research Foundation
Appointment Type
Position Type
Appointment Term
Salary Grade E.7
Strategic Strength

Posting Detail Information

Position Summary

Employee will analyze data for an ongoing longitudinal study and other studies related to food reinforcement value. He/she will work collaboratively on manuscript preparation. Data Analyst will be responsible for consulting and collaborating with the Principal Investigator and Project Coordinator on appropriate data analysis procedures, conducting analyses, interpreting outputs, and writing results sections of manuscripts. Employee will be required to perform analytical methods and must have a proficient statistical skill set. He/she must be able to efficiently and effectively utilize statistical programs such as SAS, SPSS, SYSTAT, Excel, etc. Data Analyst will be required to have exemplary writing skills and be able to assist in publishing grants and manuscripts.

Minimum Qualifications

Master’s degree in public health, statistics, nutrition or obesity-related field such as psychology, neuroscience, child development, etc. Practical experience in some advanced statistical techniques for studies (e.g., Multiple Linear Regression, Randomized Control Trial, Structural Equations Modeling, Latent Growth Modeling, Multilevel Modeling) and statistical issues such as power analysis, handling of missing data, testing mediation and moderation. Must possess good communication, organizational, time management, writing, and problem solving skills.

Preferred Qualifications

Ph.D. degree

Physical Demands
Salary Range $30,000 - $40,000 (full-time value, prorated to FTE)
Work Hours
FTE 0.50 - 0.75
Campus South Campus
Special Instructions to Applicants
Close DateExternal Closing Date 11/21/2018
Open Until Filled No

Contact Information

Contact's Name Katherine Gerard
Contact's Title Project Coordinator
Contact's Email ksgerard@buffalo.edu
Contact's Phone 716-829-2261

Posting Dates

Posted 11/22/2017
Deadline for internal applicants
Deadline for external applicants Open Until Filled
Date to be filled

Reference Letters

Number of reference letters required 1
Reference Cutoff Date
Instructions to Applicant

Supplemental Questions

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents