Sample Job Titles
Assistant Division Chief for Statistical Program Management
Clinical Statistics Manager
Human Resource Statistician
Private Statistical/Psychometric Consultant
Program Research Specialist
Identify relationships and trends in data, as well as any factors that could affect the results of research.
Report results of statistical analyses, including information in the form of graphs, charts, and tables.
Analyze and interpret statistical data to identify significant differences in relationships among sources of information.
Adapt statistical methods to solve specific problems in many fields, such as economics, biology, and engineering.
Develop software applications or programming to use for statistical modeling and graphic analysis.
Develop and test experimental designs, sampling techniques, and analytical methods.
Prepare data for processing by organizing information, checking for inaccuracies, and adjusting and weighting the raw data.
Plan data collection methods for specific projects and determine the types and sizes of sample groups to be used.
Process large amounts of data for statistical modeling and graphic analysis, using computers.
Evaluate the statistical methods and procedures used to obtain data to ensure validity, applicability, efficiency, and accuracy.