Quantitative Methodologist

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

ID: 7248103 (Ref.No. 19553-en_US)
Posted: May 26, 2024

Job Description


We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Quantitative Methodologist to join the Sheth and Provenza laboratories. The lab focuses on deep brain stimulation, epilepsy monitoring, and the development of novel neuromodulation therapies for psychiatric disorders. We are looking for a team member to help coordinate and automate all aspects of the data pipeline, from initial collection, automated processing, and analysis to improve clinical outcomes.  This role encompasses a broad range of responsibilities, such as overseeing cloud and on-premises infrastructure and offering technical assistance to colleagues and end users. The Quantitative Methodologist should possess strong communication skills and proficiency  with python, Windows, and Linux server administration. Will be responsible for processing and analyzing multi-modal data for publication in peer-reviewed journal or presentation to the target audience. The position requires excellent communication skills, and working directly with a multidisciplinary team of clinicians, research coordinators, data managers, biostatisticians, fellows, and students.

Job Duties

  • Oversee servers deployed on-premises data centers and in cloud environments.
  • Ensure security, performance, and availability of these systems.
  • Cross-train colleagues on various technologies and software elements.
  • Complete statistical and qualitative analyses on new and available data sets.
  • Automated compilation of quantitative and qualitative data sources.
  • Prepare comprehensive documented observations, analyses and interpretations of results including technical reports, summaries, protocols, and qualitative analyses.
  • Develop systems, processes, and procedures for timely data collection.
  • Regularly apply updates and patches to Microsoft Windows and Linux servers Processes research information and results for easier consumption.
  • Provide statistical analysis and data management support scientific progress.
  • Assist with drafting of grant proposals and publications in peer-reviewed journals
  • Perform other job-related duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Statistics, Biostatistics, Quantitative Psychology, Business Administration or a related field.
  • Two years of relevant experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ph.D. degree in related field of Neuroscience, Statistics, Science, or Mathematics

Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.

Baylor College of Medicine fosters diversity among its students, trainees, faculty and staff as a prerequisite to accomplishing our institutional mission, and setting standards for excellence in training healthcare providers and biomedical scientists, promoting scientific innovation, and providing patient-centered care. - Diversity, respect, and inclusiveness create an environment that is conducive to academic excellence, and strengthens our institution by increasing talent, encouraging creativity, and ensuring a broader perspective. - Diversity helps position Baylor to reduce disparities in health and healthcare access and to better address the needs of the community we serve. - Baylor is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding students, trainees, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds by providing a welcoming, supportive learning environment for all members of the Baylor community.