Join our Dermatology team at the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) Department of Dermatology in Omaha, Nebraska.
Our Team Vision: To fearlessly innovate and provide meaningful dermatologic care through 1) delivery of compassionate and leading-edge patient care 2) Education and mentorship with a lasting impact 3) Pioneering solutions for the communities of tomorrow.
The successful Director of Research candidate will be a MD, MD/PhD or PhD. Candidates should have an established track record of published articles relating to dermatology as well as a record of extramural funding. Preferential qualifications would also include senior level faculty with at least 5-7 years of experience. The primary responsibility is to provide leadership and strategic vision in research for the Department of Dermatology as well as mentorship of junior faculty and learners across the educational spectrum. The Director of Research will be also be responsible for proposing and refining priorities for the Department and annual budgeting of the Departmental Research Endowment Funds. Current strategic areas of focus in the department research include skin cancer & prevention, transplant dermatology, inpatient dermatology, emerging infectious diseases, rural dermatology/access to care, AI, teledermatology, and clinical trials/outcomes. Incumbent will be responsible for building infrastructure, which includes the development of operating procedures. These operating procedures may include IRB creation, submission, and compliance; investigational device exemption creation, submission, and compliance; Principal Investigator support with protocol development and/or modification; clinical subject management' contract negotiation with sponsors in coordination with Department Administrator and Administrative Business Associate; and ensuring all federal and state regulations are followed completely.
UNMC is a premier academic medical center located in Omaha, NE with newly built research and clinical space. Total campus research space is approximately 1 million square feet. Active training programs exist in basic and clinical sciences.
Specific questions may be directed to: Ashley Wysong, MD, MS Chair, Department of Dermatology Email: Ashley.firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications are being accepted online at http://unmc.peopleadmin.com/postings/57496. Individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply!
MD, MD/PhD, or PhD
Strong track record of publishing in dermatology and extramural funding. Senior level faculty with 5-7 years of experience.
A vital enterprise in the nation’s heartland, the University of Nebraska Medical Center has its eye on improving the future of health care in Nebraska and beyond. As Nebraska’s only public academic health sciences center, UNMC is committed to the education of a 21st century health care work force, to finding cures and treatments for devastating diseases, to providing the best care for patients, and to serving our state and its communities through award-winning outreach. UNMC also is committed to embracing the richness of diversity, and is a major economic engine for the state of Nebraska. Led by Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., UNMC has six colleges, two institutes and a graduate studies program, serving nearly 4,000 students in more than two dozen programs. Our physician assistant program was recently ranked ninth in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, and our primary care program was ranked 17. The university’s physical therapy, pharmacy and public health programs also are ranked among the top in the country.
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