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Research Manager/Data Analyst, Community Health & Epidemiology At Dalhousie University

Location: Halifax, Nova Scotia

Job Description


POSTING DATE: October 31, 2018
CLOSING DATE: November 17, 2018

Research Manager/Data Analyst
Community Health & Epidemiology

Position Summary:

The Research Manager/Data Analyst (Manager) position is based in the Soillse Prostate Cancer Quality of Life Research Lab (SPCaQoL) at Dalhousie University. The focus of the SPCaQoL's work is with evidence-based data collected electronically from survivors of prostate cancer living in the Maritimes, and specific knowledge translation programs aimed at the improvement of patient care, and the development of meaningful patient education and patient empowerment programs. For further information on this project, visit the Soillse Scientist website.

Under the direction and supervision of Dr. Gabriela Ilie, Soillse Scientist in Prostate Cancer Quality of Life Research, the Research Manager/Data Analyst is expected to work collaboratively with several project teams involved in the examination of routine Quality of Life surveillance data in patients with prostate cancer linkable to cancer registries and other patient databases. The position is primarily responsible for all data analysis and administrative management of the research project.


  • Analyze lab databases of longitudinal and cross-sectional data, using variety of statistical techniques including survival, time series analyses, MLM, HLM, linear and logistic regression, and SEM.
  • Prepare well-documented analytical programs, either by writing new code or modifying existing code, to perform data linkages and statistical analyses.
  • Communicate (written and orally) to the PI and collaborating team members on progress and results of research activities, including reporting and interpreting results of statistical analyses.
  • Manage patient and stakeholder engagement, (NS, NB, PEI) site coordination.
  • Assist and develop grant proposals, protocols, statistical analysis plans, abstracts, peer-reviewed publications and other relevant deliverables.
  • Assist with training and supervision of other Research Assistants, graduate and medical students in the lab.

Note: This position is based in Halifax, NS with required visits to New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island offices approximately 3-4 times a year.

Qualifications: PhD (or be nearing completion) in a related area such as epidemiology, psychology, neuroscience, or computer sciences research and be proficient in quantitative data analyses. Knowledge of SPSS is a must and proficiency in R, STATA or equivalent is preferred. The position requires excellent communication skills (written and oral). Experience in grant writing and managing staff or leading a team are definite assets. Experience working in a healthcare or academic environment preferred.

Status: 35 to 40 hours per week.
Pay Scale: $68,000 to $76,000 per annum plus benefits
Duration: 1-year term with possibility of renewal

Deadline for application: November 17, 2018

Interested parties should forward a cover letter and current CV to:

Dr. Gabriela Ilie
Soillse Research Scientist in Prostate Cancer Quality of Life Research

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Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community. For more information, please visit