Job Opportunity: Clinical Research Post-Doctoral Position, VUMC Department of Neurology, Division of Movement Disorders, Nashville, TN
We are seeking a post-doctoral candidate to join the Department of Neurology.
This post-doctoral position offers the opportunity to learn about a range of activities related to clinical research, including clinical coordination for industry-sponsored trials and federally-funded studies, regulatory oversight (IRB, FDA), compliance (HIPAA, GCP), patient recruitment, study visits and assessments, as well as working with study monitors, regulators, and sponsors.
In addition to providing training in fundamental clinical research skills, the position will prepared the qualified applicant to transition to industry if that were a long-term goal. Alternatively, others who have followed this track have grown as investigators and are appointed in tenure-track and research track positions. The position would require a moderate amount of training for investigator meetings and presenting at national and international professional society meetings.