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Date Contact Description
07/29/2021 Stephanie Kocian
QHSjobsearch@ccf.org

The Cleveland Clinic Health System (CC) is searching for a doctoral level faculty member to join its multidisciplinary Department of Quantitative Health Sciences on the Cleveland, Ohio main campus.  This is a full-time position consisting of 35% teaching, 35% collaboration, and 30% research.  A doctoral degree with expertise in epidemiology, biostatistics or a related discipline is required. The position includes non-tenured appointment to the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University at rank commensurate with experience, and candidates should have substantial interest in teaching epidemiological and other research methods courses to medical students and CC trainees. Candidates should also enjoy collaborating on and bringing creative analytic approaches to complex problems in health care, and have a strong desire to publish journal articles.  Excellent English language written and oral communication skills are essential. 

Job Requirements

  • PhD in Epidemiology, Biostatistics, or related discipline.
  • Experience as a collaborative biostatistician in a clinical setting.
  • Knowledge of and experience with analytical methods for observational studies of clinical outcomes.

This is a ‘hard money’ position with no explicit requirements to obtain salary support and a matrix reporting environment consistent with its diverse responsibilities.  

Interested candidates should email a curriculum vitae, teaching philosophy, the names of at least three references and a letter summarizing experience, research interests, and fit for the position to QHSjobsearch@ccf.org. Review of applications will begin August, 2021 and continue until the position is filled.

The Department of Quantitative Health Sciences has 27 faculty and over 125 members.  Areas of disciplinary research application include biostatistical methods, clinical trials, population health, statistical genetics, bioinformatics, statistical computing, predictive modeling and computational biology. More information can be found at: http://www.clevelandclinic.org/qhs.

04/27/2021 Kelsey Duhaime
duhaimk@ccf.org

The Department of Inflammation & Immunity in the Cleveland Clinic Lerner Research Institute is conducting a search for new faculty members at the Assistant Professor academic level. This search is a coordinated effort with a substantial expansion of the entire Institute around a new Center for Pathogen Research and Human Health. We seek talented investigators with innovative ideas and experimental models to develop successful research programs in either traditional areas of immunology or emerging areas that have synergy with other disciplines such as informatics and biomedical engineering. We are especially interested in candidates that may have unique areas of interest and expertise that may not yet be mainstream. Candidates must hold a Ph.D. We also welcome candidates with dual degrees (M.D., D.O., D.V.M.).

The Cleveland Clinic Lerner Research Institute, currently with nearly 190 independent investigators in 8 departments and an annual budget of ~ $300 million, has a commitment to excellence in basic, translational and clinical science, with an emphasis on interactive, collaborative research. A major strength of our research programs is the ability to work closely with physicians in the #2 ranked hospital in the US/world to establish unique directions for our work that can ultimately lead to improvements for the quality of life of our patients. The Institute offers an outstanding mentorship for young faculty members, generous start up and salary support, as well as world class facilities and core services.

Applicants should have rigorous training in immunology and/or synergistic areas as well as an outstanding track record of accomplishment during their graduate student and postdoctoral training. The Department is particularly interested in qualified candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Applicants should send a cover letter, a short narrative of research accomplishments, interests and future plans, their curriculum vitae, and the names of three referees for letters of reference to Kelsey Duhaime, duhaimk@ccf.org.

Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment/affirmative action employer: Women/ Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. Smoke/drug free environment.

04/16/2021 Gerald Beck
qhsjobsearchdcc@ccf.org

The Department of Quantitative Health Sciences (QHS) at the Cleveland Clinic main campus is searching for a doctoral level biostatistician to grow and lead Data Coordinating Centers (DCC) of national multi-center NIH supported research studies. The QHS Department has 100 members, including 26 doctoral level statisticians or bioinfomaticians, 50 masters level statisticians, 11 statistical programmers, as well as systems programmers and study coordinators. The Department, and specifically the Section of Clinical Trials and Research Design, currently leads DCCs for 8 studies primarily in renal, pulmonary and cardiac disease.  This new position will enable these efforts to expand.  

The candidate should have participated in and/or led Data Coordinating Centers (DCC).  This person needs to be highly competitive in obtaining new NIH DCC grants and expanding our capability in this area.  A doctoral degree with expertise in biostatistics, or a related discipline, is required.  Candidates should have considerable experience collaborating on clinical research studies in an academic health care setting.  Statistical methodologic research relevant to clinical trials is desirable.  Excellent academic writing and communication skills must be clearly demonstrated, with verbal proficiency in the English language required. 

Job Requirements

  • PhD in biostatistics, or related discipline.

  • At least 6 years of experience as a biostatistician in a collaborative clinical research setting.

  • A successful record in a leadership role in one or more DCCs.

  • Demonstrated ability to design and analyze randomized clinical trials and/or observational studies.

  • Ability to collaborate and communicate well with clinical researchers.

  • Authorship of peer-reviewed publications demonstrating expertise in clinical research and use of advanced statistical methodology.

    The successful candidate will help write grant applications, obtain funding for and lead DCCs as well as contribute to the study design and analysis support of these multi-center studies.  Some teaching in the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine medical students is available.  Some independent PhD-level methodological research in a related area will also be expected. Master’s-level statistical support, and other support personnel, will be provided. The level of appointment will be commensurate with experience of the candidate. This is an excellent mid-career or higher opportunity and will provide ample opportunity for further career development.  

    Interested candidates should e-mail their curriculum vitae, the names of at least three references, and a letter summarizing their experience and interests to qhsjobsearchdcc@ccf.org.

    Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment/affirmative action employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply.
    We are a smoke/drug free environment.


04/16/2021 Stephanie Kocian
qhsjobsearchcc@ccf.org

The Cleveland Clinic main campus is searching for a doctoral level faculty members to join its multidisciplinary group in the Department of Quantitative Health Sciences.  The current department has 20 faculty and over 100 total members.  Areas of research application include biostatistics, clinical trials, statistical genetics, bioinformatics, statistical computing, predictive modeling and computational biology.   Please see below for a description of each specific position and refer to the instructions to submit an application, if interested.

A doctoral level quantitative methodologist position is available to collaborate with research conducted in the Healthcare Delivery and Implementation Science Center (HDISC).    The candidate should have the ability and desire to conduct both collaborative and methodologic research. A doctoral degree with expertise in biostatistics or a related discipline and a strong desire to publish journal articles are required. Experience working with large databases and familiarity with survey methods and analysis is preferred.  Expectations include the publication of collaborative papers utilizing clinically-derived electronic datasets, including the electronic medical record. The focus on healthcare delivery science will require rigorous approaches to assessment of outcomes of implementation of knowledge or care delivery initiatives into practice settings.  This is a ‘hard money’ position with no explicit requirements to obtain salary support. Masters level statistician support will be provided. Data manipulation and questionnaire programming support will also be provided. Please e-mail QHSJobSearchCC@ccf.org

For all positions, the level of appointment will be commensurate with experience of the candidate and may be at the associate, or assistant level in a matrix reporting environment.  These are all ‘hard money’ positions with no explicit requirements to obtain salary support.  Masters level statistician support will be provided.  Excellent academic writing and communication skills must be clearly demonstrated.

In the cover letter, the applicant should specifically identify which position(s) are of interest and should speak their relevant skills.

Interested candidates should email a curriculum vitae, the names of at least three references and a letter summarizing experience and research interests to the specified email address.

 

04/16/2021 Stephanie Kocian
qhsjobsearchcc@ccf.org

The Cleveland Clinic main campus is searching for a doctoral level faculty members to join its multidisciplinary group in the Department of Quantitative Health Sciences.  The current department has 20 faculty and over 100 total members.  Areas of research application include biostatistics, clinical trials, statistical genetics, bioinformatics, statistical computing, predictive modeling and computational biology.   Please see below for a description of each specific position and refer to the instructions to submit an application, if interested.

A doctoral level position is available to conduct independent research and collaborate with Cleveland Clinic investigators in areas related to bioinformatics and systems medicine.  Successful candidates will have experience in network and systems medicine, patient-reported outcomes and health-related quality of life measures. Please e-mail QHSJobSearchCC@ccf.org

For all positions, the level of appointment will be commensurate with experience of the candidate and may be at the associate, or assistant level in a matrix reporting environment.  These are all ‘hard money’ positions with no explicit requirements to obtain salary support.  Masters level statistician support will be provided.  Excellent academic writing and communication skills must be clearly demonstrated.

In the cover letter, the applicant should specifically identify which position(s) are of interest and should speak their relevant skills.

Interested candidates should email a curriculum vitae, the names of at least three references and a letter summarizing experience and research interests to the specified email address.

03/25/2021 Allison Borrelli
immunofacultysearch@ccf.org

Center for Immunotherapy and Precision Immuno-Oncology
Faculty Recruitment Ad

The Lerner Research Institute, home to laboratory, translational and clinical research at the Cleveland Clinic, in collaboration with the nationally ranked Taussig Cancer Institute, invites applications for Faculty in the newly established Immuno-Oncology Center. We are seeking applicants for full time positions at all academic levels who have expertise in immuno-oncology, immunotherapy, immunology, or immunogenomics.

We seek creative investigators to drive productive and innovative laboratory research programs in the new Center for Immunotherapy of the Cleveland Clinic Health System (CITI). The Center is a state-of-the-art center focusing on research in immuno-oncology, infectious disease immunity, autoimmunity, and development of new immunotherapeutics for a broad array of human diseases. CITI has openings in the Cleveland and Florida campuses. Responsibilities include developing an independent laboratory research program and participation in investigator-initiated trials. The candidate should hold an MD, PhD, or both. Responsibilities for candidates with MDs may include clinical care and clinical trial development.

The Cleveland Clinic is a not-for-profit, multi-specialty academic medical center that integrates clinical and hospital care with research and education. It is rated by Newsweek and U.S. News and World Report magazines as one of the top two hospitals in the country. The Taussig Cancer Institute of the Cleveland Clinic is a member of the NCI designated Case Comprehensive Cancer Center. CITI is the multi-disciplinary center for immunotherapy development of the Cleveland Clinic Health System and has operations in Cleveland and Florida.


Interested candidates should send their Cover Letter, a short narrative of research interests and plans, and a CV to: ImmunoFacultySearch@ccf.org


Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment/affirmative action employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. Smoke/drug free environment

03/25/2021 Allison Borrelli
citinifacultysearch@ccf.org

Faculty Position in Translational Regenerative Therapies for Neurologic Disorders

The Lerner Research Institute (LRI), home to laboratory, translational and clinical research at Cleveland Clinic, and Neurological Institute (NI) invite applications for a joint faculty position in Translational Cell Based Therapies for Neurological Disorders. We are seeking applicants for full time positions at all academic levels who have expertise in translational cell-based (including stem cell therapies) and/or pharmacologic regenerative therapies for neurological disorders to integrate with the strong and vibrant established research and clinical infrastructure.

We seek creative investigators with an established track-record of translational cell-based or pharmacologic regenerative therapy approaches for neurological disorders to drive productive and innovative laboratory research programs between the LRI, NI, and the new Center for Immunotherapy of the Cleveland Clinic Health System (CITI). The Center is a state-of-the-art center focusing on research in immuno-oncology, infectious disease immunity, autoimmunity, and development of new immunotherapeutics for a broad array of human diseases. Responsibilities include developing an independent laboratory research program and participating in investigator initiated trials aimed at developing new cell therapy modalities for neurological disorders. The candidate should hold an MD, PhD, or both degrees with aptitudes for translating basic science discoveries into clinical trials and clinical practice. Responsibilities for candidates with MDs may include clinical care and clinical trial development.

The Cleveland Clinic is a not-for-profit, multi-specialty academic medical center that integrates clinical and hospital care with research and education. Cleveland Clinic is ranked as one of the nation's top hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. U.S. News & World Report also consistently names Cleveland Clinic's Neurology and Neurosurgery program as one of the nation's top programs and best in Ohio.

Interested candidates should send their CVs and a letter of intent to:
citinifacultysearch@ccf.org

Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment/affirmative action employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. Smoke/drug free environment

03/25/2021 Allison Borrelli
CCFImmunoFaculty@ccf.org

Program Head for Cell Therapy Developmental Therapeutics and Faculty in Immuno-Oncology

The Lerner Research Institute, home to laboratory, translational and clinical research at Cleveland Clinic, in collaboration with the nationally ranked Taussig Cancer Institute, invites applications for 2 positions: Program Head for Cell Therapy Developmental Therapeutics and Faculty in Immuno-Oncology focused on Cell Therapy.

Position 1: Program Head for Cell Therapy Developmental Therapeutics.

We seek an ambitious and creative investigator to lead cell therapy development. The position of Program Head will serve as the lead for Cell Therapy Developmental Therapeutics Program and Associate Director of the Center for Immunotherapy and Precision Immuno-Oncology (CITI). Responsibilities include developing an independent laboratory program, teaching, and participating in investigator initiated trials aimed at developing new cell therapy modalities. Qualified candidates for the Program Head will be at the academic rank of Associate Professor level or above. Responsibilities for candidates with MDs will include clinical care and clinical trial development within the Taussig Cancer Institute. The candidate should hold an MD, PhD, or MD/PhD. Preference will be given to candidates having experience with development of new CAR-T systems, novel engineered immune cell technologies, and/or investigational new drugs.

Position 2: Faculty in Immuno-Oncology focused on Cell Therapy.

We seek ambitious and creative investigators to develop innovative laboratory research programs in Cell Therapy Development and Immuno-Oncology. At the academic rank of Assistant Professor level or higher in the newly established CITI. Responsibilities include directing an independent laboratory program, teaching, and participating in investigator initiated trials. The candidate should hold an MD, PhD, or MD/PhD. Responsibilities for candidates with MDs may include clinical care and clinical trial development.
The Cleveland Clinic is a not-for-profit, multi-specialty academic medical center that integrates clinical and hospital care with research and education. The Taussig Cancer Institute has been rated by U.S. News and World Report Magazine as among the best cancer institutes in the country and is part of the NCI designated Case Comprehensive Cancer Center. CITI is the multi-disciplinary center for immunotherapy development of the Cleveland Clinic Health System and has operations in Cleveland and Florida.

Interested candidates should send their CVs and a letter of intent to:
CCFImmunoFaculty@ccf.org

Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment/affirmative action employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. Smoke/drug free environment


02/26/2021 Anne Gambardella
gambara@ccf.org

Faculty Positions in Infectious Diseases at the Cleveland Clinic Florida Research and Innovation Center (FRIC), Port St Lucie, FL

Cleveland Clinic’s Florida Research and Innovation Center (FRIC), Port St. Lucie Florida, invites applications for several full-time positions at the Assistant, Associate or Full faculty level.

Positions will be within the broad field of emerging infectious diseases. All areas of virology/microbiology relevant to human disease are of interest, including molecular mechanisms of pathogenesis, pathogen-host interactions, immune responses to infection, molecular virology/microbiology, vaccinology and antiviral therapies.

Ideal applicants will be creative and collaborative scientists using advanced approaches combining different elements of cell biology, genetics, bioinformatics, biochemistry and in vitro or in vivo models of infection.

The FRIC is dedicated to the discovery and advancement of innovative translational research, focused on infectious diseases and immuno-oncology. The Center is an exceptional state-of-the-art facility with approximately 100,000 sq. ft. of dedicated research and support spaces. The FRIC has Shared Resource facilities in Flow Cytometry, Imaging, Bioinformatics, Select Agents and a Vivarium supporting ABSL-3 suites. Learn more: https://www.lerner.ccf.org/fric/  

Faculty at the FRIC will closely collaborate with scientists at the Lerner Research Institute, a network of ~190 labs at Cleveland Clinic’s main campus in Ohio. Faculty at the FRIC will also be encouraged to establish collaborations with physicians at the regional hospitals of Cleveland Clinic Florida.

 The FRIC is part of the recently established Global Center for Pathogen Research & Human Health of Cleveland Clinic. 

This Center will broaden understanding of viral pathogens and the human immune response toward preparing and protecting against future public health threats. The Center is organized around six critical programs: Virus and Immune Discovery; Personalized Medicine; People and Population Studies; Diagnostics Tests; Technology Development, Treatments and Vaccines; and Clinical Application & Healthcare Deliverables.  The highly collaborative, integrated teams of these Programs set the Center apart from other pathogens research efforts.

 Key Requirements

The selected candidates will have an outstanding record in infectious diseases/virology or related fields (e.g. immunology). The selected candidates will possess scientific vision, leadership skills and be competitive in acquiring extramural grants. Basic requirements for the positions include a Ph.D. and/or M.D., as well as postdoctoral research experience and a strong record of research accomplishments and publications in the field of infectious diseases/virology or related fields. Candidates for positions at the Associate or Full faculty level will have demonstrated a strong track record of publications and external funding.

Application Instructions

Please apply by sending your CV, a motivation letter, a project description and providing contacts of four potential referees. The project description should be a maximum of 3 pages long and describe both current and future research plans.

Please email application materials to:

Michaela U. Gack, PhD
The Arthur and Marylin Levitt Endowed Chair
Scientific Director
Florida Research and Innovation Center
Port Saint Lucie, FL

Administrator: Anne Gambardella; Email: GAMBARA@ccf.org

02/09/2021 Dr. Timothy A. Chan and Allison Borrelli
borrela@ccf.org

 

Center for Immunotherapy and Precision Immuno-Oncology

Faculty Recruitment Ad

The Lerner Research Institute Center for Immunotherapy and Immuno-Oncology (CITI) is seeking a Computational Biologist to help conduct research using genome-wide technologies and develop and maintain computational pipelines for automated processing and analysis of next-generation sequencing data. We are seeking applicants for full time positions as faculty at the Assistant to Full Staff level (Assistant to Full Professor) or non-tenure scientist.  Expertise in immuno-oncology, immunotherapy, immunology, or immunogenomics.

We seek creative investigators to drive productive and innovative laboratory research programs in the new Center for Immunotherapy of the Cleveland Clinic Health System (CITI).  The ideal candidate will support large collaborative projects in a wide range of problems in oncology research and serve as a consultant/link for laboratory scientists seeking computational collaborations. The incumbent will collaborate with laboratory-based scientists, clinical investigators, biostatisticians, data scientists, programmers and computational biologists. The candidate should hold a PhD. Experience with next generation (Next-gen) sequencing data using Blast, GATK, BWA, Pecard or similar and Perl, Python, or C++. Programming experience required. Fluency with UNIX is required.

The Cleveland Clinic is a not-for-profit, multi-specialty academic medical center that integrates clinical and hospital care with research and education. It is rated by Newsweek and U.S. News and World Report magazines as one of the top two hospitals in the country.  The Taussig Cancer Institute of the Cleveland Clinic is a member of the NCI designated Case Comprehensive Cancer Center.  CITI is the multi-disciplinary center for immunotherapy development of the Cleveland Clinic Health System and has operations in Cleveland and Florida.

 

Interested candidates should send their Cover Letter, a short narrative of research interests and plans, and a CV to

borrela@ccf.org and chant2@ccf.org

Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment/affirmative action employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.  Smoke/drug free environment