The Department of Epidemiology and Public Health is seeking one or more Clinical Trial Epidemiologists at the Associate Professor/Professor level. A doctoral degree (PhD, MD/PhD/MS) in epidemiology, biostatistics, or a related area, is required. Preferred candidates will have experience in epidemiologic study design and quantitative analyses and will have demonstrated the ability to establish an independent research program or coordinating center and develop collaborative research. Experience working in and managing a data coordinating center and seeking extramural support for coordinating centers are essential. There also are opportunities to participate in teaching programs, including student mentoring and course leadership, for graduate and medical students.
The Department of Epidemiology and Public Health has had a long and successful tradition of leading important clinical trials. Given the increasing demand for clinical trials expertise, (design, coordination and management of clinical trials) in the School of Medicine and on campus, we are seeking to hire a seasoned clinical trial data coordinating center principal investigator, epidemiologist , or group of trialists.
* Oversee clinical trials and data coordinating center activities on multiple studies
* Plan and execute research studies, create and conduct epidemiological studies (and systems for observation).
* Report findings and relevant information to people in government, medical fields, and the general public.
* Work with School of Medicine faculty to design trials of promising interventions and serve as leader or member of data coordinating center
* Actively seek extramural funding for data coordinating centers.
A doctoral degree (PhD, MD/PhD/MS) in epidemiology, biostatistics, or a related area, is required. Preferred candidates will have experience in epidemiologic study design and quantitative analyses and will have demonstrated the ability to establish an independent research program and develop collaborative research.
Organization: School of Medicine - Clinical Departments
Job Posting: Feb 28, 2020
Internal Number: 147321
About University of Maryland, Baltimore
The University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) is the State's public health, law and human services university devoted to excellence in professional and graduate education, research, patient care, and public service. As a diverse community of outstanding faculty, staff and students, and using state-of-the-art technological support, we educate leaders in health care delivery, biomedical science, global health, social work and the law. We emphasize interdisciplinary education and research in an atmosphere that explicitly values civility, diversity, collaboration, teamwork and accountability. By conducting internationally recognized research to cure disease and to improve the health, social functioning and just treatment of the people we serve, we foster economic development in the City, State, and nation. We are committed to ensuring that the knowledge we generate provides maximum benefit to society and directly enhances our various communities.