Columbia University Staff Associate in New York, New York
Job Requisition Number 00001873
Field(s) of Specialization
Position Title Staff Associate
Department EHS Environment Health Science
Division Environmental Health Science
Location Medical Center
A full-time Staff Associate position is available at Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health in the Department of Environmental Health Sciences. The position is part of a projects to develop agent-based model/data assimilation systems for simulating the incidence and transmission of anti-microbial resistant pathogens in hospital environments, including among COVID-19 patients and to study COVID-19 at population scales. The Staff Associate will be expected to support the development of analytical tools, to run projections of future infectious disease outcomes, to design and maintain a website displaying projections and project outcomes, and to support infectious disease modeling and research in the group of Professor Jeffrey Shaman.
Minimum Degree Required
Candidates applying for this position must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Applied Mathematics, Statistics or a related discipline plus 4 years of experience.
Experience programming in languages such as HTML, JAVA, Matlab, R, or Python is required.
Persons with a strong background and interest in Bayesian statistics, mathematical modeling and/or infectious disease dynamics are encouraged to apply.
RAPS posting date 09/15/2020
Search Closing Date
Special Instructions to the Applicant
Proposed Start Date 10/01/2020
Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran
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