Associate Epidemiologist

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General summary

This is an entry-level professional epidemiologist position responsible for carrying out a range of investigative and analytical epidemiologic activities related to the surveillance, detection, and prevention of diseases and injuries. Employees work as a team or project member, under the direction of a senior epidemiologist, conducting routine epidemiologic functions comprising surveillance, data collection, data analysis using basic epidemiologic methods, and assistance with epidemiologic investigations.

Knowledge, skills & abilities

Knowledge of epidemiologic techniques, methods, and surveillance systems.  Ability to analyze and interpret epidemiologic data.

Typical qualifications

Bachelor’s degree and 2 or more years of relevant experience, or a Master’s degree.  (Substitutions may be allowed.)

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