The Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry (FoMD) at the University of Alberta is inviting applications from current full-time faculty for the position of Assistant Dean, Clinical Research Platforms.
The Assistant Dean reports to the Associate Dean, Clinical Research and will be expected to work collaboratively with other Associate and Assistant Deans to advance the mission of the faculty. High quality clinical research requires access to highly qualified personnel and methodological expertise. Domains of support may include biostatistics, study design, clinical trial management, and data services among others. The coordination of new and existing clinical research platforms in FoMD will maximize progress in clinical research by optimizing the use of local and provincial support platforms, including those supported by the Strategy for Patient Oriented Research (SPOR). In addition, coordination will avoid duplication of new resources ensuring maximum value from research reinvestments.
Portfolio responsibilities include:
The ideal candidate will have an MD, MD/PhD as well as experience in clinical or health outcomes research in a university setting or other research agencies with a strong working knowledge of academic/health system research administration policies and issues .
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; this position is 0.3 FTE for a three-year term, renewable upon satisfactory review and mutual agreement.
Interested candidates should submit a current curriculum vitae and the name of two (2) referees to:
Dr. Lawrence Richer
Associate Dean, Clinical Research, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry
Please submit materials by end of business day on March 10, 2017.
For inquiries or questions, contact Jill Byrne (email@example.com)
Note: Online applications are accepted until midnight Mountain Standard Time of the closing date.