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‘Career Options: Research Administration’

PhD Career Stories: Jami Scheib, PhD

Jul. 17, 2019—Come learn more about what a career as Science Officer is like. Dr. Scheib is a Molecular and Cellular Neuroscientist with fifteen years of experience at the bench. In her current role she manages DoD-funded biomedical research awards, focusing on pain management, TBI, and hearing/balance. She will discuss how she entered this particular field, what her role is...

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Job Opportunity: Healthcare Research Project Manager – VICTR, VUMC, Nashville, TN

May. 15, 2019— Healthcare Research Project Manager – VICTR Requisition Number 1809240 Your Role: Under direct supervision, oversees small projects or phases of larger projects. Responsible for coordinating activities of project team, identifying appropriate resources needed, and developing schedules to ensure timely completion of project. Effectively coordinates the activities of the team by becoming familiar with system scope and...

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Job Opportunity: Research Regulatory Affairs Project Manager, VICTR, VUMC, Nashville, TN

Dec. 6, 2018—Research Regulatory Affairs Project Manager – VICTR Your Role Serves as the central resource to investigators to assist and provide guidance regarding Investigational New Drug (IND) development through experience with and knowledge of related federal regulations (FDA).  Works closely and partners with investigators and internal departments to deliver safe and effective research designs for clinical...

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Job Opportunity: Translational Research Navigator II, Vanderbilt Institute for Clinical and Translational, VUMC, Nashville, TN

Dec. 3, 2018—Translational Research Navigator II  The mission of the Vanderbilt Institute for Clinical and Translational Research (VICTR), which is of strategic importance to our institution and its research operation, is to remove impediments to translational science so that innovations reach the people who need them more quickly.  We are a workforce united not only by common...

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Postdoctoral Position in Biology Education, Biology Education Research Team,Florida International University (FIU), Miami, FL

Apr. 10, 2018—The Biology Education Research Team at Florida International University (FIU) is recruiting postdoctoral fellows to join a dynamic group dedicated to improving and diversifying undergraduate biology education. Our research interests cover a wide range of biology education topics, including:   (1) social dynamics of small group work in college level active learning classrooms (2) the...

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Analyst or Senior Analyst, Proactiv Worldwide, Chicago, IL (but remote work is authorized)

Mar. 14, 2018—  Proactive Worldwide, Inc.  1699 E. Woodfield Rd., Ste. 406 Schaumburg, IL 60173 The Healthcare & Life Science Practice at Proactive Worldwide is seeking an independent, motivated professional to fill an Analyst or Senior Analyst position. Position Title: Analyst or Senior Analyst City: Chicago (but remote work is authorized)   Highlights This remote / work-from-home...

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CDC Evaluation Fellowship Program seeks applicants for 2018 class

Mar. 5, 2018—About the Fellowship The CDC Evaluation Fellowship Program aims to expand the capacity of CDC programs to conduct evaluation and increase its usefulness and impact. The Evaluation Fellowship Program signifies CDC’s dual commitment to making program evaluation a standard part of practice and to developing a cadre of professionals with the skills to make that...

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Senior Researcher, STEM Education Research Center, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR

Mar. 1, 2018—The Center for Research on Lifelong STEM Learning invites applications for a full-time Senior Researcher position at Oregon State University in Corvallis, Oregon. This person will operate as a primary researcher and project lead on various externally funded STEM research and evaluation grants. In this role, the researcher will be responsible for developing methods, driving the workflow of projects,...

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Genomic Scientist, Nashville Biosciences, Nashville, TN

Feb. 22, 2018—Seeking business-minded genomics / human genetics experts to join an exciting Nashville biotech startup   Job Title: Genomic Scientist About Nashville Biosciences (NashBio): NashBio’s business harnesses a unique genetic database linked to de-identified electronic medical records (EMRs) with years of longitudinal clinical data. The dataset is the largest and highest quality of its kind, providing...

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PhD Career Connections: Clinical Genetics, Information Technology, and Genetic Counseling

Jan. 18, 2018—  PhD Career Connections presents:  Clinical Genetics, Information Technology, and Genetic Counseling Thursday February 15, 2018 2:00-3:00pm Light Hall 214 featuring Gillian Hooker, PhD, Vice President of Clinical Development, Concert Genetics ​Registration is requested Gillian Hooker completed her PhD in Molecular Genetics at Yale University and her masters degree in Genetic Counseling at the Johns...

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Research Analyst III, My Cancer Genome, VUMC, Nashville, TN

Jan. 11, 2018—Unit Summary The My Cancer Genome team develops biomedical informatics tools and curates knowledge related to cancer precision medicine, with the goal of providing decision support to oncology clinicians. Major projects include My Cancer Genome, the Clinical Molecular Consult Service (CMOCS), and AACR Project GENIE, among others. My Cancer Genome is a knowledgebase, web application...

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Job Opportunity: Research & Program Officer, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA

Dec. 13, 2017—Research & Program Officer, Office of Faculty Development & Diversity Description Stanford University School of Medicine, located in the heart of Silicon Valley, was founded in 1858 with a mission to be the premier research-intensive medical school that improves health through leadership, diversity, and a collaborative approach to discovery and innovation in patient care, education, and research. The Office of Faculty Development & Diversity fosters excellence across Stanford Medicine through an inclusive faculty community that reflects the global nature...

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PhD Career Connections: Project Management and Research Administration

Nov. 8, 2017—  PhD Career Connections presents:  Project Management and Research Administration Thursday November 30th 10-11am Light Hall 202 featuring Julie Field, PhD, and Jana Shirey-Rice, PhD, from Vanderbilt Institute for Clinical and Translational Research ​Registration is requested   Julie R. Field, Ph.D. Dr. Field received her Ph.D. in Pharmacology from Vanderbilt University in 2010. Her doctoral...

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Job Opportunity: Research Educator (Assistant Clinical Professor), University of Maryland, College Park

Oct. 12, 2017—The First-Year Innovation & Research Experience (FIRE) is a major initiative at the University of Maryland, College Park. FIRE provides first-year students authentic research experience, broad mentorship and institutional connections that impact academic success, personal resilience and professional development.  The FIRE program is seeking an individual to serve as the Research Educator (formal title: Assistant...

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Job Opportunity: Director, Research and Faculty Development Team, University of Idaho

Oct. 4, 2017—The Director of the Research and Faculty Development Team (RFDT) in the Office of Research & Economic Development (ORED) is responsible for the University of Idaho (UI) proposal, research and faculty development efforts and for the coordination of a team approach to support the UI’s goal to be classified as an R1 research institution by...

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Job Opportunity: Research & Program Officer, Stanford University School of Medicine

Oct. 2, 2017—Research & Program Officer – 76502 Description Stanford University School of Medicine, located in the heart of Silicon Valley, was founded in 1858 with a mission to be the premier research-intensive medical school that improves health through leadership, diversity, and a collaborative approach to discovery and innovation in patient care, education, and research. The Office of Faculty Development & Diversity fosters excellence across Stanford Medicine through an inclusive faculty community that reflects the global nature of medicine and science...

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Job Opportunity: Postdoctoral Research Associate Position in Science Education Research at Emory University

Sep. 28, 2017—Postdoctoral Research Associate Position in Science Education Research at Emory University The Heemstra Lab at Emory University in collaboration with a cross-disciplinary group of science and education researchers at the University of Colorado, Boulder; Haverford College; the University of Utah; and Georgia Gwinnett College seeks a Postdoctoral Scholar to join a group effort investigating students’...

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Job Opportunity: Genetics Scientific Manager and Advisor to the Chair of Genetics, Yale University

Sep. 11, 2017—The Department of Genetics at Yale University is searching for a research track position as a Scientific Advisor to the Chair to function as a scientific manager whose primary responsibilities will be to work with the Chair to coordinate scientific activities, organize research faculty recruitment, and grant writing within the Genetics Department. We seek an...

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PhD Career Connections: Influencing Research through Scientific Foundations

Sep. 1, 2017—We welcome Kevin Lee, PhD,  Executive Director for the Lawrence Ellison Foundation, Chief Scientific Officer of Grace Science Foundation, Senior Scientific Advisor for Medical Research for the JPB Foundation, and Senior Scientific and Programmatic Advisor of the Glenn Foundation for Medical Research, for our September PhD Career Connections. PhD Career Connections: Influencing Research through Scientific Foundations September 21st...

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Postdoc opportunities: Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, multiple positions

Aug. 18, 2017—Postdoctoral Research at Cincinnati Children’s Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center (CCHMC) is a premier pediatric research institution with over 900 diverse and productive faculty members. Here, researchers work collaboratively across specialties and divisions to address some of the biggest challenges we face today in improving child health. A strong network of research support services and...

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