This job has expired

Geographic Information System (GIS) and Spatial Data Analyst

Drexel University
Pennsylvania, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
Nov 8, 2021

View more

Position Type
Faculty Positions, Science, Technology & Mathematics, Other Science & Technology, Statistics, Administrative, Academic Affairs, Institutional Research & Planning, Research Administration, Business & Administrative Affairs, Computer Services & Information Technology
Employment Type
Full Time
You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.
About Drexel

Drexel is one of Philadelphia's top 10 private employers, a comprehensive global research university and a major engine for economic development in the region. With over 24,000 students, Drexel is one of America's 15 largest private universities. Drexel has committed to being the nation’s most civically engaged university, with community partnerships integrated into every aspect of service and academics.

Job Summary

The Urban Health Collaborative (UHC), part of the Dornsife School of Public Health, is seeking a data analyst with experience in GIS and spatial analysis. The Data Analyst will work on data management and analysis using ESRI products (e.g. ArcGISPro) and other software tools in support of research projects pertaining to urban health. This Data Analyst will play a key role in current and future research projects focused on the role of neighborhoods and health in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA).

Essential Functions
  • Assist with the collection of data, including internet searches for data sources, contacting agencies to obtain data.
  • Work with spatial data to create measures that can be linked to health data.
  • Aid in finding and preparing data for proposals, project reports and publications.
  • Assist team members with creating documentation, data dictionaries, presentations, publications, and technical reports disseminating project research.
Required Qualifications
  • A Bachelors Degree (or higher) is required.
  • 1-2 years of experience working on research projects or data analysis is required.
  • Strong computer skills.
  • Experience with ArcGISPro/ArcGIS/
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both written and oral.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Highly-adaptable, detail-oriented, and organized.
Preferred Qualifications

• Expertise with SAS, R, Python or other statistical software a plus.
• Experience with public health research.

  • University City.
Additional Information Special Instructions to the Applicant
  • Please make sure you upload your CV/resume and cover letter when submitting your application.
Advertised:Nov 8 2021 Eastern Standard Time
Applications close:Dec 8 2021 Eastern Standard Time

You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalized job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert