Epidemiologist / Biostatistician I

Alaka`ina Foundation Family of Companies - Washington, DC (30+ days ago)


The Alaka`ina Foundation Family of Companies (FOCs) is comprised of industry-recognized government service firms designated as Native Hawaiian Organization (NHO)-owned and 8(a) certified businesses. The Family of Companies (FOCs) includes Ke`aki Technologies, Laulima Government Solutions, and Kūpono Government Services. Alaka`ina Foundation activities under the 501(c)3 principally benefit the youth of Hawaii through charitable efforts which includes providing innovative educational programs that combine leadership, science & technology, and environmental stewardship.

Laulima Government Solutions is looking for a qualified Epidemiologist/Biostatistician I to support the development of data records for Veterans who were potentially exposed to ionizing radiation, chemicals and toxic agents, or other hazards during active duty military service. The availability of these data would enable VHA to conduct epidemiologic studies of diseases among Veterans and to assess the short- and long-term effects of exposure to military-related environmental and occupational hazards.

Studies/Cohorts supported may include:
Agent Orange Registry

Gulf War Registry

Airborne Hazards and Open Pit Registry

Operation Tomodachi Registry

McMurdo Cohort

Aviation Fuels Cohort (including F-100 pilots exposed to cockpit oil mists)

Chemical Warfare Agents Cohort from OIF & OND

DUTIES INCLUDE:
Possess knowledge in designated field or discipline.

Ability to conduct multiple organizational assessments of challenges using specialized skills and knowledge.

Ability to contribute to the execution of project or task plan and helps assess the impact of industry trends, policy, or standard methodologies.

REQUIREMENTS:
Required Education:
PhD in Epidemiology, Statistics and/or Survey Methods.

Preferred Education:
Advanced education in Public Health, Biostatistics, Statistics, or Health Sciences, such as Master’s in Public Health, Masters of Science, or PhD.

Required Experience:
A minimum of 10 years of post-dissertation experience using advanced statistical methods with relevant publications in peer-reviewed journals.

Experience in areas including research involving survey sampling design; data collection and management; techniques for maximizing response rates; programming; statistical analysis; and report writing.

CLEARANCE:
A favorable government agency background check will be needed to qualify for the position.

Laulima Government Solutions is a fast growing government service provider. Employees enjoy competitive salaries; a 401K plan with company match; medical, dental, disability, and life insurance coverage; tuition reimbursement; paid time off; and 10 paid holidays. Laulima Government Solutions is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

For additional information on Laulima Government Solutions, please visit www.laulimags.com.

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