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Perinatology Research Branch

Posted April 12, 2021

Employment Type Full-time

Compensation Depends upon Skills and Experience

Company Perinatology Research Branch

Location 3990 John R
Detroit, MI 48201



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The individual chosen for this position will become part of a highly successful, fast-paced research group that focuses on clinical and basic research in perinatal medicine and related disciplines.  The goal of this internationally recognized research is to develop novel diagnostic, therapeutic and preventative strategies to reduce adverse pregnancy outcome, infant mortality and handicap.  The research agenda involves novel discovery technologies in functional genomics, proteomics, metabolomics and DNA analysis.  


The ideal candidate has a PhD in Epidemiology, Biostatistics, Statistics or related field as well as a minimum of five years of experience. 


A comprehensive benefit package is available which may include medical, dental, vision, retirement, and tuition assistance.


  • Develop statistical analysis and programming strategies and methodologies in support of research projects
  • Evaluate and analyze data using accepted statistical and biostatistical techniques
  • Work closely with the scientific team and collaborators to provide operational parameters to ongoing research
  • Train the next generation of researchers
  • Translate the results of the research through publications and technology transfer
  • Performs other duties as assigned

  • Highly professional and dependable
  • Communication and interpersonal skills to interact professionally with a diverse group of team members
  • Strong organization skills, able to multi-task, and can manage time to meet frequently changing deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Thorough knowledge of biostatical methodologies, procedures and testing
  • Competence in the area of mathematical modeling
  • Expertise in issues pertaining to the conduction and analysis of longitudinal studies
  • Knowledge of data coordination, collection and statistical analysis methods and research coordination principles
  • Knowledge of medical and research protocols
  • Demonstrated broad knowledge of understanding of scientific principles, theories and technologies applicable to biological sciences, in general, and Perinatology in particular
  • Knowledge of computer software design and multiple programming languages
  • A sound understanding of academic research and related issues together with extensive experience in complex, multi-disciplinary programs (administrative and scientific)
  • Ability to foster intellectual productivity
  • Strong communication skills, verbal and written
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively
  • Basic knowledge of perinatology is desirable

  • Comprehensive benefit package is available which may include:
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Retirement
  • Tuition Assistance