Knowledge of the principles and methods of epidemiology and related biostatistics.
Knowledge of data analysis methods, research design, statistics, and data collection, especially as it relates to program evaluation.
Excellent communication skills necessary to produce effective oral and written reports related to HIV/AIDS/STD epidemiology.
Skilled at writing reports on academic or scientific topics aimed at the general public.
Experienced at performing basic and advanced statistical analyses.
Skilled at using SAS, Excel, Access, word processing packages and graphics packages.
Ability to learn ARIES.
Ability to design and produce written, tabular, and graphic reports for public release and for internal statistical updates needed by agency staff and contractors.
Ability to work effectively with diverse agency personnel as well as outside data sources and the public.
Ability to interpret epidemiologic information on HIV/AIDS/STDs and program information from ARIES and provide consultation and leadership to a wide variety of sources seeking information and direction.
Ability to initiate, plan, conduct, and analyze studies related to HIV/AIDS/STD epidemiology and program evaluation.
Ability to lead data and analysis team.