Job Description

Extended Job Title
HSC Post Doctoral Rsch Assoc - Dr. Dwivedi

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Unv Hlth Sci Ctr El Paso

Position Description
Performs specialized Post Doctoral work in the planning, conducting and/or supervision of original research. Responsible for participating in a research project associated with Ph.D studies and the interpretation of the results of publication. Work is performed under supervision of graduate faculty members with evaluation based on accomplishment of assigned objectives and overall effectiveness of project. May supervise research and student assistants.

Requisition ID

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions
Develop and apply statistical and computational methods for analysis of biomedical studies.

Keeping accurate records of work undertaken.

Carrying out presentations or discussions at team meetings with colleagues.

Preparing presentations and delivering them at national and international conferences.

Co-authoring original papers for publication in peer-reviewed medical or scientific journals.

May guide or direct statistical programmers and assist in their educational and scientific activities.

May assist in writing grant proposals.

Other duties as assigned.

Grant Funded?

Minimum Hire Rate

Pay Basis

Work Location
El Paso

Preferred Qualifications
Candidate will perform specialized Post-Doctoral work in the planning, conducting, and/or supervision of original research. Responsibilities include assisting in research grant proposals, participating in research projects associated with biomedical studies an interpretation of the results for publication. Work is performed under supervision of faculty members with evaluation based on accomplishment of assigned objectives and overall effectiveness of the project. Will provide direct training, guidance, and direction to research and student assistants.

Ph.D. in Biostatistics or Statistics or a related field. Knowledge of SAS, R, and STATA. Statistical and programming proficiency, as well as good written and oral communication skills.

HSC - El Paso

Molecular and Trans Medicine

Required Attachments
Cover Letter, Resume / CV

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group
Other Instructors


EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
Ph. D. or equivalent doctorate (e.g., D.Sc., M.D.) in area of project specialization, knowledge of modern research practices, the methods, resources, and standards thereof.

Ability to organize work effectively, conceptualize and prioritize objectives and exercise independent judgment based on an understanding of organizational policies and activities.  Ability to integrate resources, policies, and information for the determination of procedures, solutions and other outcomes. Ability to establish and maintain effective work relationships with other employees and the public. Ability to plan and allocate the workload of employees, providing direct training and supervision as needed.


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