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Staff Scientist, Sr. (Clinical Researcher)

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Requisition Information

Posting Information

Requisition Number 04837
Department Name: Molecular Medicine - JK
Position Type: Full Time
Position Title Staff Scientist, Sr. (Clinical Researcher)
Position Summary:

The clinician researcher will work within the entire Scripps Translational Science Institute (STSI) team to lead the development, implementation and management of innovative clinical studies that are enabled through the utilization of a wide range of digital medicine technologies. The research will, by design, help transform both clinical research and healthcare. An early focus will be to help support work within the All of Us Research Program. The All of Us Research Program plans to enroll over one million participants from across the United States and its territories, and to keep them engaged in the research program for at least 10 years primarily through ongoing digital communications.

Position Responsibilities

  • Design, development, and implementation of innovative, pragmatic digital medicine research programs working with a wide range of funders, e.g. NIH, non-government organizations, and industry.
  • Collaborate extensively with internal and external partners to drive innovation.
  • Present and publish the results of research programs.
    Provide guidance, mentoring and leadership to trainees and all STSI staff and faculty.
  • Participate in the interview process and selection of qualified staff.
Location: California
Additional Information:
Physical Requirements:

This position works in an office or dry laboratory or vivarium environment. Further details of the physical requirements of established essential functions for this position will be addressed/discussed during the interview process.

Basic Qualifications:
  • PhD in Nursing, or other advanced degree in clinical healthcare.
  • A minimum of 5+ years of experience creatively and independently applying research and experimental methodologies to answer real-world, healthcare-related questions.
  • Must work well in a team environment.
  • Experience working on federally-funded NIH grants.
  • Track record of impactful scientific publications.
  • Experience with grant writing and submissions.
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • A demonstrated history of clinical research creativity and innovation.
Compensation: Salary is commensurate with experience.
Job Closing Date:
Open Until Filled Yes
EEO Statement

The Scripps Research Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic or status.

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