Title:  Pediatrics - Faculty Biostatistician or Statistician (Instructor)

Division:  Pediatrics
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Requisition ID:  14895


Baylor College of Medicine & the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute are inviting applications for a full-time, non-tenure-track faculty Biostatistician position at the instructor level. This position will support and meet the analysis needs of Texas Children's Hospital's hundreds of research teams. The biostatisticians will work with research teams in Texas Children's Hospital to provide biostatistical support to investigators in clinical and basic research. This position will report to the Biostatistician Supervisor at the Epidemiology Center and Neurological Research Institute jointly.


Texas Children's comprehensive health care network includes our primary hospital in the Texas Medical Center with expertise in over 40 pediatric subspecialties; the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute (NRI); the Feagin Center for pediatric research; Texas Children's Pavilion for Women, a comprehensive obstetrics/gynecology facility focusing on high-risk births; Texas Children's Hospital West Campus, a community hospital in suburban West Houston; and Texas Children's Hospital The Woodlands, the first hospital devoted to children's care for communities north of Houston. We have also created the nation's first HMO for children, established the largest pediatric primary care network in the country and a global health program that is channeling care to children and women all over the world. Texas Children's Hospital is also academically affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, one of the largest, most diverse, and successful pediatric programs in the nation.


Job Duties:

  • Performs statistical analysis and interpretation of data for projects and research grants.
  • Develops statistical programs for data manipulation and implementation of standard and advanced statistical methodology.
  • Performs other tasks as assigned by senior faculty including protocol reviews, statistical report generation, manuscript preparation, review of statistical literature, and upgrade of computer programming software.
  • Effectively interacts and presents results to investigators.
  • Supervises staff statistical analysts to support clinical and basic researchers in the Department/Hospital.
  • Contributes to the publication of peer-reviewed scientific manuscripts.
  • Contributes to team-science and/or independent grant applications.
  • May assist and train users/staff/trainees on computer programs.
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Required: Ph.D. in Statistics, Biostatistics, or a closely related field.
  • At least 3 years’ experience as a biostatistician in a medical and/or health-related setting. Working knowledge of an array of advanced statistical techniques. Experience with grant development and/or successful grant funding.



Baylor College of Medicine requires employees to be fully vaccinated -subject to approved exemptions-against vaccine-preventable diseases including, but not limited to, COVID-19 and influenza.


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