Senior Scientist Faculty - Clinical -Translational Research Institute -AdventHealth Orlando
301 E. Princeton St., Orlando, FL 32804
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.
• Full Time
You Will Be Responsible For:
Manages and annually reviews performance of Core staff
Participates in scientific presentations and publications in his/her area of expertise
Participates in research grant application preparation
Participates in Research Protocol planning and IRB submissions
Fosters and supports external academic and research collaborations including data management
Annual revenue accountability
Other duties and responsibilities as determined by the scientific director
What Will You Need:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
PhD in Engineering, Biomedical Sciences, exercise physiology, chemistry, biology, or related field
At least 5 years of research experience working in area of expertise
Proficiency in research and the regulatory environment as evidenced by published research and peer-reviewed work.
At least one year of experience in imaging research utilizing high-field magnets
For Energy Expenditure
Experience working with Calorimeters (Hood and Whole-Room)
Experience leading exercise and energy expenditure studies as primary investigator
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
NIH and/or Pharmaceutical research in the areas of expertise
The Senior Scientist is responsible for leading the development and conduct of translational research at the TRI and participating in Industry/NIH/Pharmaceutical research that supports the TRI scientific research plan. Responsible for developing assigned Core program, has annual revenue accountability and provides guidance to other support staff in the performance of protocol-specific tasks. The Senior Scientist ensures that all research performed under their direction is in compliance with all AdventHealth, TRI, local, state, and federal laws, policies and procedures. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.