Top Reasons to work at Translational Research Institute
The collaborative, multi-disciplinary team of doctors, scientists, and researchers at the Translational Research Institute for Metabolism and Diabetes (TRI-MD) bridges the gap between discovery research and clinical care. This facility, which houses some of the most technologically advanced clinical and diagnostic equipment available, is dedicated to the study of obesity, metabolism, diabetes, and the metabolic origins of cardiovascular disease.
Leads the construction and submission of investigator initiated research protocols for external funding.
Responsible for generating increasing research revenue from industry, government (National Institutes for Health (NIH), and pharmaceutical grants in the performance of research, to reach $250,000 in annual revenue.
Leads protocol, consent and investigator brochure review.
Actively participates in TRI committee meetings as requested.
Ensures that all research performed under their direction is in compliance with all AdventHealth, TRI, local, state, and federal policies and procedures. Ensures that the protocols and grants that are written conform to the regulations that govern these areas.
What Will You Need:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
PhD in biomedical science field including, but not limited to, Biology, Chemistry, Exercise Science, Physiology, Pharmacodynamics
1-5 years experience in the clinical/translational research environment
Established competency in research and the regulatory environment as evidenced by published research and peer-reviewed work
Proven history of National Institutes for Health (NIH) and/or Pharmaceutical research in the areas of diabetes, metabolism, and the metabolic origins of cardiovascular disease
Experience in an academic/teaching environment where career development of staff was evidenced
The Junior Scientist - TRI PhD will be responsible for leading research at the TRI and participating in the development of Industry/NIH/Pharmaceutical research that supports the TRI scientific research plan and for generating research revenue. The Junior Scientist will also be responsible for post-doctoral staff assisting with research and will provide guidance to other support staff in the performance of protocol specific tasks. The Junior Scientist - TRI PhD will ensure that all research performed under their direction is in compliance with all AdventHealth, TRI, local, state, and federal policies and procedures. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
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