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Idaho State University | Pocatello, ID
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Job Description

Clinical Assistant Professor, Public Health Statistician (1189)

Posting Number: req602

9 Month

Faculty Non-Tenure Track

Division of Health Sciences

Pocatello - Main

Primary Purpose

The primary purpose of this position is to provide statistical assistance and consulting services to faculty, participate as a member of research teams for Kasiska Division of Health Sciences (KDHS) programs, and teach courses in basic epidemiology and biostatistics at the graduate level within the MPH Program and the KDHS. A long-run goal of KDHS is to have an interdisciplinary statistical consulting center.

Key Responsibilities

Statistical support and participation in pre- and post-award research teams for KDHS faculty: 40-45%

Teach and mentor students in the MPH program: 35%

Statistical support and research team participation for the MPH faculty: 15%

Coordination of statistics curriculum across the KDHS: 5-10%

Service to MPH program: 5%

Minimum Qualifications

PhD or DrPH in biostatistics or statistics, or similar degree (e.g. Mathematics, Epidemiology) with significant statistical modeling experience.

Strong interpersonal, written and oral communication skills with ability to express complex analytic information to research and clinical faculty.

Experience consulting in interdisciplinary teams.

Advanced computer skills and expertise in at least one standard statistical software programs.

Preferred Qualifications

Broad expertise in statistical analysis software including R, SAS, STATA, and SPSS.

Analytic and programming experience (SQL) with large administrative datasets (claims, registries, EMR) and diverse study types.

Experience with research (publications and grants).

Familiarity with medical terminology.

Please submit the following documents with your application:

Cover letter, CV, and a list of three (3) professional references with contact information.

Position will remain open until filled. Salary will be commensurate with education and experience. Includes a competitive benefits package. Offers of employment may be conditional pending successful completion of a background investigation.

About Idaho State University

Idaho State University (ISU) combines exceptional academics amidst the grand natural beauty of the West. ISU faculty and students are leading the way in cutting-edge research and innovative solutions in the areas of energy, health professions, nuclear research, teaching, humanities, engineering, performing and visual arts, technology, biological sciences, pharmacy, and business. ISU is the state's designated lead institution in health professions and medical education.

Idaho State University, a Carnegie-classified doctoral research and teaching institution founded in 1901, serves a diverse population by attracting students from around the world to its Idaho campuses. At the main campus in Pocatello, and at locations in Meridian, Idaho Falls, and Twin Falls, ISU offers access to high-quality education in more than 280 programs. Over 12,000 students attend ISU, receiving education and training in those programs. To read more, visit: Idaho State University Home Idaho State University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We have an institution-wide commitment to inclusion and diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply. Veterans' preference.

Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities.


Idaho State University's Jeanne Clery report, federally required reporting, provides crime, arrest and fire statistics for the previous three years that occurred on campus, in certain off-campus buildings owned or controlled by Idaho State University; and on public property within, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from the campus. The report also includes institutional policies concerning campus security, such as policies about alcohol and drug use, crime prevention, the reporting of crimes, sexual assault, personal practices, disciplinary procedures, fire safety and other matters. This report can be accessed on the following website: ISU Clery Report

About Idaho State University

Idaho State University is a state institution at Pocatello, a metropolitan area of about 55,000 nestled in the mountains of southeastern Idaho. ISU's top-flight academic programs include nationally recognized courses of study in business, pharmacy and the health professions, teacher education, engineering, arts and sciences, and applied technology training. ISU provides undergraduate and graduate educational services not only in Pocatello but also at ISU centers in Idaho Falls, Twin Falls and Boise, and to outlying communities via state-of-the-art compressed and IP audio/video video technology.