Radiology Biostatistician

This job opening was first posted on NYU Langone’s job portal. For the original post, and to apply, see Radiology Biostatistician (1120605_RR00084203).

We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Biostatistician.

In this role, the successful candidate will work with the radiology research teams at NYU Langone Health on study design, protocol development, statistical analysis, data interpretation, and manuscript preparation, as directed by the clinical and research leadership. Our radiology researchers conduct clinical and basic science investigations in a range of areas, and the types of complex analyses generally involved in working with imaging data require a strong background in statistics.

Job Responsibilities

  • Be responsible for developing, maintaining and monitoring new/existing databases, resolving database issues that may be complex, optimizing performance for data extraction and analyses.
  • Collaborate with investigators on study design and statistical plans for grants and pilot studies.
  • Write statistical reports for clinical studies and manuscripts and assist with data requests.
  • Consult with and train researchers in the use of R, SAS, other statistical software, and statistical methodology.
  • Program statistical analyses, summarize results, conduct simulations, perform biostatistical literature review, and assist research team in everyday work.
  • Engage in data checking, summary, and manipulation in consultation with data managers, principal investigators, biostatisticians, and other staff as needed.
  • Develop, communicate, and carry out procedures designed to facilitate data analyses and interpretation.
  • Conduct statistical analyses for research manuscripts for publication.
  • Conduct statistical power analyses for planning research projects.
  • Advise principal investigators and research fellows on appropriate statistical methodology.
  • Contribute to research design, methods, and results sections for research publications and grant applications.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in biostatistics, statistics or related field and least 5 years of post-graduation experience.
  • Proficiency in at least three of R, SAS, SPSS, M-Plus or STATA. 
  • Skills in descriptive analysis, modeling of data, study design and graphic interfaces.
  • Outstanding ability to communicate technical information to both technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects to ensure on-time delivery with meticulous quality.
  • Ability to become well-versed in relevant medical and imaging concepts and terminology.
  • Ability to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.

Preferred Qualifications

  • PhD in biostatistics, statistics or related field, and a minimum of 3 years of post-graduate experience.
  • Expert proficiency with the required job responsibilities. 

About Us

CAI2R (pronounced care) comprises approximately 150 full-time personnel dedicated to imaging research, development, and clinical translation. Our team is diverse and highly collaborative. We work in interdisciplinary, matrixed groups that include engineers, scientists, clinicians, technologists, and industry experts.

Joining our Center means becoming part of a diverse community that values cross-pollination of ideas, celebrates creativity, and nurtures an environment conducive to breakthrough innovations.

Learn more about our missionour research, and our team.


The Center for Advanced Imaging Innovation and Research (CAI2R) is supported by the NIH and operated by the department of radiology at NYU Langone Health.

Learn more about our research facilities.

Salary and Benefits

NYU Langone Health provides a salary range to comply with the New York state Law on Salary Transparency in Job Advertisements. The salary range for the role is $76,721.84–$91,052.00 annually. Actual salaries depend on a variety of factors, including experience, specialty, education, and hospital need. The salary range or contractual rate listed does not include bonuses/incentive, differential pay or other forms of compensation or benefits.

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We are committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, or disability.

To Apply

Interested candidates should apply through the Radiology Biostatistician posting on NYU Langone’s job portal.