Univ. Maryland Biostatistics Specialist Jobs in Nigeria

Univ. Maryland Biostatistics Specialist Jobs in Nigeria

Position Description

  • The Biostatistics specialist will report directly to the Biostatics Lead.

  • S/he will collect large volumes of data from varying sources, clean and interpret data, create solutions to overcome challenges and communicate with interested parties. S/he will provide support with project plans and timelines for the Biostatics Unit.

    Duties and Responsibilities

  • Supports Biostatistics lead in running of Biostatistics unit

  • Provide biostatistical consultation to clients or colleagues

  • Develop guidelines for how data should be collected

  • Determination of sample size requirements for studies.

  • Determine project plans, timelines, or technical objectives for statistical aspects of biological research studies

  • Write program code to analyze data using statistical analysis software

  • Prepare statistical data for inclusion in reports to data monitoring committees, federal regulatory agencies, managers, or clients.

  • Prepare articles for publication or presentation at professional conferences.

  • Write detailed analysis plans and descriptions of analyses and findings for research protocols or reports.

  • Prepare tables and graphs to present clinical data or results.

  • Draw conclusions or make predictions based on data summaries or statistical analyses.

  • Design surveys to assess health issues.

  • Develop or implement data analysis algorithms.

  • Collect data through surveys or experimentation.

  • Develop or use mathematical models to track changes in biological phenomena such as the spread of infectious diseases.

  • Review clinical or other medical research protocols and recommend appropriate statistical analyses.

  • Analyze clinical or survey data using statistical approaches such as longitudinal analysis, mixed effect modeling, logistic regression analyses, and model building techniques

  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Master's degree in Mathematics, Statistics, biostatistics, epidemiology, or related
    scientific field is required. A PHD is an advantage

    Experience, Knowledge, and Skills


  • Minimum 5 years working experience doing data analysis or epidemiology


  • Strong mathematical skills, Statistics skills, Problem solving, Adaptability, Written and oral communications skills, Strong teamwork skills, Critical thinking, and Strong computer background

  • Interpersonal/Individual Competencies: ability to work with other team members, flexibility, decisiveness and personal integrity

    Specialized knowledge

  • Expert use of at least 2 data management and analysis tools

    Professional Certification

  • Certification in any applicable Health care professional body is desirable but not required


  • Fluency in English (speaking, reading, and writing).

    How to Apply

    For more information and job application details, see; Univ. Maryland Biostatistics Specialist Jobs in Nigeria

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