Social & Scientific Systems (SSS)
works to improve public health
worldwide by providing
technical, research, and program management services to
government, nonprofit, and commercial clients. The SSS team
offers a synergy of expertise in clinical research services,
epidemiology and public health studies, health data management
and analysis, and program evaluation and policy analysis.
Please join our dedicated staff of employee-owners in an
environment that values diversity and supports health,
well-being, and professional growth.
SSS is currently seeking an
Epidemiologist to conduct studies in diabetes and obesity
on behalf of The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive
and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK). This is a 100% research position
that has produced numerous nationally significant papers.
Research opportunities include data analysis of national
health surveys such as the National Health and Nutrition
Examination Survey. Computer programmers expert in handling
these large databases provide programming support. PhD-level
bio statistical support is also available.
· Doctoral degree in
epidemiology; or a medical degree or a
doctoral-degree in a related
field with training in epidemiology;
Candidates must have a minimum
of one year of research experience
following completion of the
· Experience in analyzing
studies in epidemiologic or public
health contexts using a range
of univariate and multivariate
· Experience or interest in
the design and implementation of
· Demonstrated writing
ability and experience in preparing
manuscripts for publication in
peer- reviewed journals.
· Effective communication
· Ability to work
collaboratively with a team of
and computer programmers.
· Demonstrated experience in
diabetes and/or obesity studies is
Interested applicants should apply to the position at: