Scientific Program Analyst


Columbus Technologies & Services

Application Deadline:

Type

Corporate / management

Location

7500 Greenway Center Dr, Greenbelt, MD 20770

Greenbelt

United States

Location

United States

Greenbelt

Type

Corporate / management

Application Deadline:


Job Description:

•Organize, maintain and coordinate research projects relevant to cancer epidemiology; interact with all levels of staff and communicate with outside collaborators in the US and abroad 

•Coordinate and participate in meetings and conference calls between PIs, contractors and other collaborators, includes taking and posting minutes on the web-portals.

•Gather and harmonize data from different centers, transfer data between software, dataset creation (including merging and/or concatenation), data cleaning (identify and correct data entry errors and/or missing values) and data transformation (create and categorize variables; impute data).

•Facilitate biospecimen acquisition, shipment, storage, tracking and distribution.

•Monitor progress of laboratory or pathology analyses

•Manage IRB submissions for study protocols; ensure compliance with IRB requirements and deadlines and study protocol content update or revisions.

•Provide cross-tabulation descriptive analyses using standard statistical procedures.

•Coordinate with contractors in setting up contracts for laboratory work and write professional services agreements and statements of work.

•Complete technical writing including co-authoring of articles for journal submission, prepare articles for submission, prepare bibliography using software such as EndNote 

•Present data by preparing charts, tables, and graphs, using software such as Power-Point, Excel, Sigmaplot, or Origin that can be used for scientific monographs, book chapters, articles and professional presentations (including poster and oral presentations).

•Research and review literature to retrieve targeted clinical or scientific information from publicly available resources, such as PubMED, National Library of Medicine, and other resources as needed.