Director of Research / Academic Rank DOQ

Updated: about 21 hours ago
Location: Omaha, NEBRASKA
Job Type: FullTime

Requisition Details

EEO Statement:
Location Omaha, NE
Requisition Number: 2021-080
Department Dermatology 50000585
Business Unit(College/Institute) College of Medicine

Academic – TBD

Reg-Temp Full-Time Regular
Work Schedule TBD
Requisition Category Faculty
Requisition Title Director of Research / Academic Rank DOQ
Job Title/Academic Rank Director of Research / Academic Rank DOQ
Additional Requisition Title
Appointment Type DOQ - DEPENDS ON QUALS
Salary Range Salary Commensurate with Experience
Job/EEO Category Faculty
Job Requisition Begin Date 03/15/2021

Position Summary

Join our Dermatology team at the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) Department of Dermatology in Omaha, Nebraska.

Our Team Vision: To fearlessly innovate and provide meaningful dermatologic care through 1) delivery of compassionate and leading-edge patient care 2) Education and mentorship with a lasting impact 3) Pioneering solutions for the communities of tomorrow.

The successful Director of Research candidate will be a MD, MD/PhD or PhD. Candidates should have an established track record of published articles relating to dermatology as well as a record of extramural funding. Preferential qualifications would also include senior level faculty with at least 5-7 years of experience. The primary responsibility is to provide leadership and strategic vision in research for the Department of Dermatology as well as mentorship of junior faculty and learners across the educational spectrum. The Director of Research will be also be responsible for proposing and refining priorities for the Department and annual budgeting of the Departmental Research Endowment Funds. Current strategic areas of focus in the department research include skin cancer & prevention, transplant dermatology, inpatient dermatology, emerging infectious diseases, rural dermatology/access to care, AI, teledermatology, and clinical trials/outcomes. Incumbent will be responsible for building infrastructure, which includes the development of operating procedures. These operating procedures may include IRB creation, submission, and compliance; investigational device exemption creation, submission, and compliance; Principal Investigator support with protocol development and/or modification; clinical subject management’ contract negotiation with sponsors in coordination with Department Administrator and Administrative Business Associate; and ensuring all federal and state regulations are followed completely.

UNMC is a premier academic medical center located in Omaha, NE with newly built research and clinical space. Total campus research space is approximately 1 million square feet. Active training programs exist in basic and clinical sciences.

Specific questions may be directed to:
Ashley Wysong, MD, MS
Chair, Department of Dermatology

Applications are being accepted online at
Individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply!

Required Qualifications

MD, MD/PhD, or PhD

Supplemental Qualifications

Strong track record of publishing in dermatology and extramural funding. Senior level faculty with 5-7 years of experience.

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