The Scientific Information Analyst provides technical assistance to support accurate reporting of categorized research data to various groups as part of the NIH mission. The Scientific Information Analyst ("Analyst") analyzes technical, scientific, and health-related information using a text mining system. The analyst maintains the accuracy a variety of existing category definitions and works with the tool to produce project listing. The SIA will facilitate consensus on the boundaries of categories with subject matter experts. This position involves detailed work with NIH grant proposals, use of thesaurus-based natural language processing tools, documentation and data management, as well as collaboration with the team members and scientific experts at NIH’s scientific centers.
The Analyst will provide technical presentations and demonstrations of data analyses and conclusions.
Preferred skills: Working knowledge of scientific thesaurus or other structured vocabularies and text mining tools and software.