Director of Research / Academic Rank DOQ | University of Nebraska Medical Center - Military Veterans

at HERC - Central Midwest

Omaha, Nebraska

Requisition Number: 2021-080 Business Unit: College of Medicine Department: Dermatology 50000585 Reg-Temp: Full-Time Regular Position Summary: 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: Applications are being accepted online at Individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply! Required Qualifications: MD, MD/PhD, or PhD Supplemental Qualifications: Strong track record of publishing in dermatology and extramural funding. Senior level faculty with 5-7 years of experience. Salary Range: Salary Commensurate with Experience

Omaha, Nebraska

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