Clinical Research Faculty Position
- Site Name:
- Boston, Massachusetts
- 55 Fruit Street, Austen 4
Boston, Massachusetts 02114
- Anjali Kaimal, c/o Noor Abu-Rubieh
- Assistant or Associate Professor
- October 2021
Additional InformationClinical Research Faculty Position
The Deborah Kelly Center for Clinical Research in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School is seeking a clinical researcher to expand our group. The Deborah Kelly Center for Clinical Research (DKC) works to help investigators within the OB/GYN Department and beyond to provide the evidence to help clinicians understand the implications of our health care practices and make decisions in women’s healthcare based on the best evidence available and informed by the priorities of our patients.
The DKC serves as the core for clinical research within the department by providing research infrastructure, coordinating and synergizing clinical research activities, supporting clinical research training and education and fostering cross-collaboration in the department, the institution and beyond.
The MGH Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology includes clinical and research activities in obstetrics and gynecology, maternal fetal medicine, gynecologic oncology, reproductive endocrinology and infertility, female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery and minimally invasive gynecologic surgery. Global health OB/GYN research at Mass General focuses on surgical and reproductive health care for women in resource limited settings both domestically and internationally.
Applicants should hold a PhD and/or MD or equivalent. Clinical, administrative, and teaching opportunities are available but not required depending on the background and focus of the applicant. It is anticipated that those recruited will spend at least 50% of their time focused on research. Recruitment packages will include salary and start-up support appropriate to the individual, their prior research activities and plans for future projects. Successful applicants will be appropriate for appointment at the level of assistant or associate professor at Harvard Medical School and have demonstrated past or current success in obtaining federal or foundation funding. Research faculty are expected to work to advance their own research program and to collaborate with and mentor other department faculty and trainees.
Massachusetts General Hospital is a 900-bed medical center, offering diagnostic and therapeutic care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty of medicine and surgery. Innovative programs including the Center for Diversity and Inclusion, the Mongan Institute, the Disparities Solution Center and the Stoekle Center are dedicated to building a diverse community of physicians and scientists, fostering a culture of inclusion and respect, and providing equitable, innovative care that improves the lives of the people of our community. Our research infrastructure includes the DKC and the Vincent Center for Reproductive Biology. Our department Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee has initiatives in awareness and skills building, equity and quality of care, and hiring practices and work environment. In addition to being a site for Harvard medical students, the BWH/MGH Integrated Residency in Obstetrics in Gynecology provides training for 44 residents each year and MGH has ACGME accredited fellowships in MFM, REI, Gyn Oncology, and Urogynecology.
We believe that because of diversity we excel; through inclusion we respect; focused on equity we serve, heal, educate and innovate. You carry with you a culture, energy and perspective that are all your own. We want every person who works with us to feel like a connected and valued member of our community, encouraged to reach out for the opportunities that inspire them and empowered to realize their greatest potential. MGH is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Address inquiries and letters of interest to:
Anjali Kaimal, MD, MAS
Director, Deborah Kelly Center for Clinical Research
c/o Noor Abu-Rubieh