NIEHS opens search for clinical director
In January, NIEHS launched a search for a director of the clinical research program at the senior investigator, tenure-eligible level, with a closing date of Feb. 28.
The successful candidate will oversee current studies and develop new directions for the NIEHS clinical and translational research program at the Clinical Research Unit in Research Triangle Park, N.C., as well as components at the NIH Clinical Center (http://clinicalcenter.nih.gov/) in Bethesda, Md. Along with leadership responsibilities, the director of clinical research will lead an independent laboratory group within the NIEHS Division of Intramural Research headed by Scientific Director Darryl Zeldin, M.D.
Candidates must have a Doctor of Medicine or Doctor of Osteopathy degree and be board certified or board-eligible in a medical specialty approved by the American Board of Medical Specialties, with the ability to obtain medical licensure in the United States. Candidates should have an established and nationally or internationally recognized record in the conduct and supervision of clinical research in a discipline relevant to the environmental health sciences, as well as an established record of experience with clinical training, institutional review boards, and compliance with current clinical safety and regulatory issues.
Potential applicants can learn more about this career opportunity by visiting http://niehs.nih.gov/careers/jobs/ or by contacting the designated NIEHS representative:
Ms. Emily Starnes (Vacancy Number DIR 13-01)
Intramural Program Specialist
National Institutes of Health
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
P.O. Box 12233, Maildrop A2-06
Research Triangle Park, NC 27709