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Clinical Research Specialist (Assistant Level) Department of Dermatology, UC Irvine

Application Window

Open March 18th, 2021 through Monday, Jun 14, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)

If you apply to this recruitment by June 14th, 2021, you will have until June 30th, 2021 to complete your application.

Position description

The Department of Dermatology at University of California, Irvine is currently seeking applicants for a Clinical Research Specialist at the Assistant level to begin July 2021. This is a 1+ year vitiligo research fellowship position under the direction of Anand K. Ganesan, MD, PhD.

The Clinical Research Specialist will be involved as a Sub-Investigator in conducting industry-sponsored trials in vitiligo, coordinate a patient registry and repository for vitiligo patients, prepare IRB applications for investigator-initiated studies, and conduct investigator-initiated clinical trials and studies in vitiligo.

The specialist will be required to attend vitiligo clinics one day a week and to also assist with vitiligo-related procedures, including the Melanocyte Keratinocyte Transplant Procedure. The specialist is expected to attend weekly lab meetings in the Ganesan laboratory and contribute to translational research. Specifically, the candidate is expected to devote a significant amount of time to scholarly activities, which will include preparing manuscripts, mentoring residents, and mentoring medical students. Underrepresented minority candidates are particularly encouraged to apply.

Minimum Qualifications:
Candidates should possess a master’s degree.

Preferred Qualifications:
Candidates hold an MD or MD/PhD (foreign or US trained) . Experience in Dermatology and caring for vitiligo patients is preferred. Ideal candidates would be eligible to apply for a California License.

Application Procedure: Interested candidates should apply through UC Irvine’s RECRUIT system located at: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF06652

Applicants should complete an online application profile and upload the following application materials electronically to be considered for the position:

-Curriculum vitae
-Statement of Contributions to Diversity
-Statement of Research (Optional)

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
Reference requirements
  • 3-5 required (contact information only)

Job location

Irvine, Ca