This position requires a highly creative individual with exceptional abstract problem-solving abilities and a rigorous attention to detail. Flexibility with regard to challenging tasks and assignment priorities is a must. Excellent written and verbal communication skills are essential, particularly the ability to maintain clear and concise technical documentation.


  • Bachelors Degree
  • Masters of Science in Biostatistics or PhD Biostatistics
  • Experience with database management
  • Experience programming and utilizing statistical package software such as SPSS or SAS, Excel
  • Extensive knowledge of Syntax production files in SPSS, SAS, and SQL
  • Application of statistics: Descriptive statistics, linear and generalized models, regression models, parametric and non-parametric statistics, correlation analysis, survival analysis, multivariate analysis (factor analysis, principal components, classification, and data mining), Bayesian data, and clustering analysis
  • Data presentation: SPSS, SAS, and creation of reports, figures, tables, and graphs
  • Extensive experience with medical research and clinical trials
  • Strong computer skills and proficiency in mathematical statistics
  • Self-starter with minimal supervision
  • Excellent written/verbal communication skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Programming Languages C/C++, Java, SQL, and Fortran
  • Knowledge of MRI and brain anatomy
  • Experience leading projects and also interfacing with trial monitors and Ethical Committees
  • Data analysis, writing grant proposals, and scientific papers
  • Project leadership skills, experienced in developing program plans and especially workload estimates

For consideration:

Please send your resume and cover letter describing relevant experience and skills to:

Buffalo Neuroimaging Analysis Center
ATTN: BNAC Human Resources
100 High Street
Buffalo, NY 14203 USA
Fax: 716-859-7066