[R-jobs] USDA CVB recruiting statistician or data scientist

Christopher Tong gyro@t@t @end|ng |rom gm@||@com
Thu May 24 21:58:35 CEST 2018



Join our team of statisticians and data scientists in 2018

We bring a broad perspective to our consulting and analytical work
with scientists at the USDA National Centers for Animal Health. Our
Statistics Section is looking for a good communicator who is
comfortable dealing with the analytical aspects of practical
scientific issues.

We are looking for skills that support the
* Statistical design, analysis, and interpretation of scientific studies
* Application of statistical principles to specific problems in
applied disciplines
* Effective communication with scientists about practical issues

We’d also like to know about your background in areas that may advance
our work, such as laboratory applications, epidemiology, machine
learning, or statistical programming.

Applicants must be United States citizens.

Dave Siev, DVM, MS
Statistics Section Leader
USDA Center for Veterinary Biologics
Ames, IA 50010
david.siev using aphis.usda.gov

The Center for Veterinary Biologics regulates vaccines,
immuno-therapeutics, diagnostics, and other biologics used to manage
animal diseases. It is located on the campus of the National Centers
for Animal Health in Ames, Iowa, where it maintains a close
affiliation with the other animal disease centers on the campus and
with nearby Iowa State University. Ames is known for its stimulating
cultural environment, pleasant surroundings, and stable economy. It is
40 minutes north of Des Moines International Airport.

Employment benefits include flexible work schedule, ten paid federal
holidays, liberal leave allowance (annual leave, sick leave, and
family friendly leave policy), retirement and thrift savings plans,
life insurance program, and health insurance program.

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