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NYU Grossman School of Medicine is one of the nation`s top-ranked medical schools. For 175 years, NYU Grossman School of Medicine has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history and enrich the lives of countless people. An integral part of NYU Langone Health, the Grossman School of Medicine at its core is committed to improving the human condition through medical education, scientific research, and direct patient care. For more information, go to med.nyu.edu, and interact with us on LinkedIn, Glassdoor, Indeed, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.


Position Summary:


We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Data Analyst.

Using advanced analytic techniques, the Data Analyst executes ongoing analysis of research initiatives related to health policy, health choice/behavior, health economics, and population health at the NYU Grossman School of Medicine, Department of Population Health. The data analyst will process large data from conceptualization through presentation and will be responsible for management of datasets. Current projects include working with an array of New York City agencies data to assess the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on disparities in childrens health and well-being, and using national supermarket and restaurant sales data to evaluate the influence of food policies.
The Analyst will work in the Departments Section on Health Choice, Policy and Evaluation (HCPE), a dynamic research group dedicated to determining the influence of public policy on health and health choices and advancing ways to make policies more effective. Using multidisciplinary approaches, particularly behavioral economics, the group researches how policy and environment exacerbate pressing public health problems among low-income communities and communities of color. The analyst will help to make informed policy recommendations and develop novel policy solutions.


Job Responsibilities:


Develop programs, methodologies, and files for analyzing and presenting large complex data

Import and clean raw datasets, evaluate data quality, and create analytic datasets

Perform advanced statistical and econometric analyses according to the study design (e.g., cross-sectional, time series, difference-in-difference) using R or Python

Detect and address issues in data and analytic results

Monitor, evaluate and improve the quality of data; prepare reports, charts and tables of results for faculty and staff

Cultivate deep familiarity with methodological approaches and data from diverse sources including big data platforms, large administrative databases, electronic health trackers, GPS units and others

Accurately and appropriately interpret and communicate results

Clearly communicate processes used and results achieved, suggest new and alternative approaches

Participate in data-driven decision making with investigators


Assist in writing and editing manuscripts for publication


Minimum Qualifications:


To qualify you must have a Master`s Degree in Economics, Applied Statistics, Public Policy analysis, or related quantitative research field, with 2 years relevant work experience.
Proficient in statistical/econometric approaches and techniques.
Strong statistical computing skills.
Proficient in R or Python.
Keen attention to detail and good documentation habits.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Strong ability to identify, analyze and solve problems.
Self-directed and able to manage priorities on multiple projects simultaneously.
Must work and communicate effectively with partners.
Strong time-management and prioritization skills.


Preferred Qualifications:


Proficiency with additional statistical packages such as Stata, SAS
Experience working with large datasets
Proficient with geospatial tools such as ArcGIS (and by extension, the ArcPy module) or QGIS
Interest in learning programming languages
Experience contributing to research or articles for peer review


Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.

NYU Grossman School of Medicine provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you`ll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.

NYU Grossman School of Medicine is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online.
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Published 2021-10-30

NYU Langone looks for a Data Analyst in New York, NY location.

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