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Data Manager/Data Analyst - MILK study (part-time 20 hrs/wk)

Company: University of Minnesota
Location: Saint Paul
Posted on: January 28, 2023

Job Description:

Apply for JobJob ID348398

LocationTwin Cities

Job FamilyResearch-Support

Full/Part TimePart-Time


Job Code8352P2

Employee ClassCivil Service

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The School of Public Health (SPH) is seeking applications for a part-time (20 hrs/wk) Data Analyst (8352P2 Research Professional 2).The School of Public Health is committed to antiracism and anti-oppression in our mission and operations. In pursuit of this goal, we consider an applicant's record working with individuals from historically marginalized backgrounds and experience identifying and eliminating systemic barriers to success in an academic environment. SPH seeks to increase the diversity of its workforce, and we particularly encourage applications from those who belong to groups that have been historically underrepresented in our discipline, including those who are Black, Indigenous, and people of color, those with disabilities, and those from LGBTQIA+ communities.Please note: At this time, the University's employment site is limited in how it collects applicant demographic information. Applicants are encouraged to provide their preferred name and/or pronouns within their attached application materials.The position will work within a team as the primary data analyst for a multi-site study about maternal and infant nutrition, under the direction and support of the study principal investigator. Other members of the team include internal and external investigators, and internal and external study coordinators and other study staff. The job is flexible regarding virtual and in-person work hours, to be determined by the employee and the supervisor. Data Analysis (90%)

Manage study data in RedCap Use data in RedCap to track enrollment and study data completion Create analytic datasets for investigators Conduct quality control procedures on RedCap data Data analysis (primarily descriptive statistics and linear regression with creation of tables and figures on occasion). Other (10%)
Attend about approximately 2 meetings per week with study staff and investigators. Depending on time and interest, analyst may carve out papers related to the study for analysis and write-up as first author. Other duties as assignedWork Arrangements: flexible and hybridStarting pay is dependent upon the selected candidate's relevant qualifications and internal equity: $21-25/hr and at 50% $21,840-$26,000 annually


All required qualifications must be documented on application materials.Required Qualifications:
BA/BS in biostatistics, bioinformatics, health sciences, social sciences or related field and at least 2 years of related experience or a combination of related education and work experience to equal 6 years Proficiency using RedCap and statistical analysis software. Preferred Qualifications:
Masters' Degree in Epidemiology, Biostatistics, or related field At least 2 years of experience using RedCap to manage research, clinical, or public health data and at least 2 years of experience using SAS/Stata/R to create and manage research, clinical or public health data.

About the Department

The University of Minnesota School of Public Health (SPH) improves the health and wellbeing of populations and communities around the world by bringing innovative research, learning, and concrete actions to today's biggest health challenges. SPH includes four academic divisions and 33 internationally recognized centers that provide high-caliber research, outreach, and training. The school is ranked #11 nationally by U.S. News & World Report, and offers leading master's, doctoral, and certificate programs, with its Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) program ranked #2 and its biostatistics program ranked #9. The School of Public Health division of Epidemiology & Community Health focuses on disease and health in various populations. Our faculty and students examine the distribution, cause and prevention of diseases, and how human behavior affects overall health.The division offers MPH, MS and PhD degrees, as well as dual and joint degrees.Research:The work of epidemiologists spreads across sectors and areas of study, so our division and faculty are often partnering with other research entities and community organizations on public health research and interventions. We are committed to protecting research participants, upholding ethical standards, and improving our practice at every step of our work. Research priorities or pods which encourage collaboration and innovation among our faculty and build upon the division's robust research history include the fields of Cancer, Cardiovascular Disease, Global health Infectious Disease, Maternal and Child Health, Healthy Weight, Social Epidemiology, Substance Abuse and Grocery Assistance Program Study for Families.The Division's Mission:To improve the health of the public through state-of-the art teaching, translation of research into practice, and training of the next generation of public health professionals


A 50% appointment comes with the following benefits package:* Competitive wages, paid holidays, vacation and medical/sick leave
* Health care and dependent daycare flexible spending accounts
* Excellent retirement plans with employer match
* Employer paid life insurance
* Opportunities for growth and promotion

For more information regarding benefits:

How To Apply

Applications must be submitted online. To be considered for this position, please click the Apply button and follow the instructions. You will be given the opportunity to complete an online application for the position and attach a cover letter and resume.Additional documents may be attached after application by accessing your "My Job Applications" page and uploading documents in the "My Cover Letters and Attachments" section.To request an accommodation during the application process, please e-mail or call (612) 624-UOHR (8647).


The University recognizes and values the importance of diversity and inclusion in enriching the employment experience of its employees and in supporting the academic mission. The University is committed to attracting and retaining employees with varying identities and backgrounds.The University of Minnesota provides equal access to and opportunity in its programs, facilities, and employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, age, marital status, disability, public assistance status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression. To learn more about diversity at the U:

Employment Requirements

Any offer of employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check. Our presumption is that prospective employees are eligible to work here. Criminal convictions do not automatically disqualify finalists from employment.

Please note: All employees at the University of Minnesota are required to comply with the University's Administrative Policy: COVID-19 Vaccination and Safety Protocol by either providing proof of being fully vaccinated on their first day of employment, or complete a request for an exemption for medical exemption or religious reasons. To learn more please visit:

About the U of M

The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMTC)The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMTC), is among the largest public research universities in the country, offering undergraduate, graduate, and professional students a multitude of opportunities for study and research. Located at the heart of one of the nation's most vibrant, diverse metropolitan communities, students on the campuses in Minneapolis and St. Paul benefit from extensive partnerships with world-renowned health centers, international corporations, government agencies, and arts, nonprofit, and public service organizations.

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