Work in the field of clinical research in the Department of Surgery. The individual will actively participate in the research efforts in our dedicated surgical outcomes research program. The individual will make major contributions and improve our standing as a leading research institution addressing surgical outcomes. The individual must have expertise in clinical research that includes surgical outcomes. Successful candidates will design, implement, complete, analyze, and prepare manuscripts on studies related to surgical outcomes; and is expected to possess attention to detail; be able to communicate effectively at all levels, exhibit initiative, work well with others and independently; comply with all NYMC procedures regarding clinical research.
(A) Education requirement:
PhD, Dr.PH, ScD, or D.Phil. in epidemiology, statistics, health services research, and clinical/translational research or related disciplines.
(B) Licenses or certifications:
(C) Technical/computer skills:
Statistical software package experience a must; Microsoft Outlook, PowerPoint, Excel, Word. Ability to adapt to computer applications related to data collection and modeling.
(D) Prior experience:
2-3 years of related experience or research experience in clinical research, in Academia/Research and/or a hospital setting. Qualified individuals must have the ability to work well independently. The individual must have excellent people skills. Implement projects and adjust them to meet current and future criteria as necessary. Must be able to adapt to changes quickly. The role of being adapt and learn and adjust to new challenges is expected on a daily basis.
(E.) Other skills/requirements