The Department of Medicine is recruiting a Director of Research Planning and Coordination to foster clinical and translational research development reporting to the chair of the Department of Medicine. The candidate will also serve as co-director and report the director of the MD PhD program for the SOM assisting in selecting candidates, identifying training opportunities for the first/second year MD/PhD advisory committee, and advising students on the selection of courses, laboratory rotations and PhD thesis advisors. The candidate should also be clinically active in general medicine or in a subspecialty such as nephrology, rheumatology, pulmonary, gastroenterology, infectious disease, or occupational medicine.
Qualifications include an MD and PhD degree, and senior level faculty appointment. This is a tenure track position. Candidate should be board certified in medicine or in their primary subspecialty and be eligible for a CT state license. The ideal candidate would also have current extramural funding, experience mentoring students and junior faculty and experience with research development.