ANNOUNCEMENT OF Professional Vacancy`

FACULTY

STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK ·DOWNSTATE MEDICAL CENTER  
450 CLARKSON AVENUE, BOX 1194, BROOKLYN, NEW YORK 11203
Department: ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY/REHAB MED Job Title: CLINICAL INSTRUCTOR (HS)/Part-time
Professional  Rank: HS Descriptive Title: POST-DOCTORAL FELLOW / Part-Time
Salary Range: SALARY COMMENSURATE WITH EXPERIENCE & QUALIFICATIONS Line Number: 46560
Additional Position Information:
Brief Description of Duties:
Are you looking to take your career to new heights with a leader in healthcare? SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University is one of the nation's leading metropolitan medical centers. As the only academic medical center in Brooklyn, we serve a large population that is among the most diverse in the world. We are also highly-ranked by Castle Connolly Medical, a healthcare rating company for consumers, among the top 5 leading U.S. medical schools for training doctors.

The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery/ Rehab Med at SUNY Downstate is seeking a part time Post-Doctoral Fellow. The successful candidate will:
- Propose, design, and conduct clinical and biomechanical studies by utilizing scientific and statistical expertise to complete studies to be presented at national conferences, published in peer-reviewed journals, and to be used for the support of future grant requests.
- Coordinate with experts in other fields when collaborating on inter-disciplinary studies. Collect study-related data which includes demographic data, baseline clinical data (e.g. objective clinical outcome scores and scores which assess global levels of wellbeing and/or function), and post-intervention or post-observation outcome data.
- Evaluate final study data to ensue correct conclusions have been reached and that any clinical recommendations that may be drawn from the study are well supported by the statistical evidence.
- Submit abstracts and manuscripts for consideration to be presented at national/international meetings and submits completed, publication-ready abstracts to peer- reviewed medical journals.
- Verify that appropriate study design has been proposed and that valid statistical methods are being utilized.
- Able to perform statistical analyses of study-related data.
- Assist with coordination of departmental research program by collecting and maintaining research and outcome data.
- Create electronic databases.
- Develop research protocols.
- Work in the research and musculoskeletal labs.
- Conduct gait analysis of scoliosis patients and assignment of data of a pre and post gait marker.
- Work in the gait lab.
- Work collaboratively with residents and physicians to develop and implement research programs.
- In depth knowledge of grant writing and demonstrated success in obtaining grant funding support.
- Work collaboratively with residents and physicians to develop and implement research programs.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE ABOVE POSITION DESCRIPTION

All successful candidates must undergo various background checks, maintain credentials required for continued employment and adhere to the SUNY-DMC UHB Principles of Behavior.   Clinical Faculty and Allied Health professionals must receive and maintain Medical Board authorization.
Qualifications:
REQUIRED:
- Medical degree (MD).
- At least two (2) years of prior experience in clinical research in Orthopaedic Surgery.
- Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in Chemistry with prior training/research.
- Successful applicant will be required to work independently as well as within the context of a large interdisciplinary research group.
- Experience with sponsor-supported clinical research and IRB clinical trials and HIPPA regulations.

PREFERRED:
- Applicant should have thorough understanding of medical database functions and queries, and the application of statistical analysis tools such as ANCOVA, ANOVA, and Linear Regression among others.
Posting ID: 15353 Ref #: FAC/46560-18
Persons interested in the above position should submit a resume along with a cover letter to ==>
Please include: Job Title( CLINICAL INSTRUCTOR (HS)/Part-time ), Line( 46560 ) and PostingID( 15353 )
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email: careers@downstate.edu

Closing date for Receipt of application: Open Until Filled

SUNY Downstate Medical Center offers a competitive salary and benefits package.
SUNY Downstate Medical Center is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, creed, age, disability, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, familiar status, pregnancy, predisposing genetic characteristics, military status, domestic violence victim status or criminal conviction.