Clinical Research Scientist

Employer
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Location
Bo Bo, IN
Closing date
May 22, 2022

View more

Sector
Science
Organization Type
Corporate
The Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control housed at St Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee, is seeking applicants for a full-time mobile Health (mHealth) Research Scientist position for a National Cancer Institute-funded project. The candidate will work with senior faculty members, a project coordinator, Clinical Research Associates, and other researchers to improve health outcomes for aging childhood cancer survivors. The scientist will collaborate with an experienced health informatics/IT team to develop, deploy, and maintain mHealth platforms for collecting patient-reported outcomes and digital health markers for research. Under the supervision of lead faculty members, the candidate will be engaged in a variety of research activities related to conducting literature review, data collection and analysis, creating training materials for patient engagement, writing research papers, engaging in mHealth-enabled health interventions, and grant preparations.

Minimum Education

• A MD or a PhD in an appropriate scientific field is required.

Minimum Experience

• Three (3) years of relevant and productive research experience in clinical/population-based outcomes and health behavior research required.

• Experience must include study design methodology, protocol development, study conduct and analysis.

• Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with team members.

• Ability to work independently in a collaborative and interdisciplinary environment.

• Demonstrated ability to communicate clearly and effectively in English language, both verbally and in writing.

• Multiple publications as the first author in patient-reported outcomes research and/or mobile or digital health technology research preferred.

• Experience in data analysis and modeling (e.g., statistical, machine learning methods) preferred.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalized job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert