HRI offers a competitive salary andcomprehensive benefits package.
Description of Duties:
The Scientific Director leads the Pathology Network Shared Resource (PNSR) in terms of scientific oversight and project management, assists investigators with project, manuscript and grant planning as relevant to the work performed in the PNSR with the assistance of the Director, contributes scientific expertise to the development of projects, protocols and clinical trials that involve PNSR specimens or services, and contributes to the management of regulatory compliance from an Institutional Review Board standpoint for all PNSR projects. They also oversee the operations of the research histology laboratory and imaging services within PNSR, defines problems and issues that enhances the development of scientific research programs, and generates peer-reviewed funding for Institute scientific research projects. The Scientific Director participates in academic activities, such as manuscript writing, attends conferences and other scholarly activities. The Scientific Director works collaboratively with investigators, utilizes professional expertise and judgment to select appropriate immunohistochemical methodologies and techniques for scientific research studies, identifies problems, troubleshoots and modifies existing techniques or methods as appropriate to the project, and develops complete, comprehensive scientific research solutions. They also prepare budgets and analyze project resource requirements, supervises and coordinates all facets or designated portions of scientific research projects within research histology and imaging, and assumes major responsibility for the completion of projects.
Applicants must have a PhD degree in the life sciences with experience in research pathology and research regulatory requirements. The preferred candidate will have experience in troubleshooting and optimizing assays, be familiar with bio-baking practices and procedures, have experience in or the ability to learn new techniques in multi-spectral image analysis systems, and have experience with research regulatory requirements. They will also possess excellent customer service, communication and leadership skills and have previous supervisory experience.
This is a grant-funded position. Compliance with funding requirements such as time and effort reporting, grant deliverables, and contract deliverables is required.
Health Research Incorporated (HRI) Roswell Park Division participates in the E-Verify program.
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Interested applicants may apply by uploading a cover letter and resume below in Microsoft Word or PDF format.