The Department of Family and Community Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine is seeking a Vice Chair of Research. The position is supported by a generous endowment. A successful applicant should be a seasoned researcher who will serve as the department’s research mission leader, reporting to the Chair of Family and Community Medicine. The ideal candidate will have previous academic leadership or management experience with a proven record of research and publication productivity. This position is supported by a generous endowment. This role will serve as an advisor to the department chair in strategic research planning, faculty recruitment, mentoring and retention, and subject matter expertise for the department’s research mission. Research focus on cancer control and prevention, substance use disorders (including tobacco cessation and alcohol misuse prevention), and health disparities are desired.
Minimum Requirements: MD, Ph.D., or comparable doctoral degree. Must meet Baylor College of Medicine appointment criteria for a tenured track senior-level faculty position.
Baylor College of Medicine (www.bcm.edu) is recognized as one of the nation’s premier academic health science centers and is known for excellence in education, research, healthcare, and community service. Located in the heart of the world's largest medical center (Texas Medical Center), Baylor is affiliated with multiple educational, healthcare, and research affiliates
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT
Roger J. Zoorob, MD, MPH, FAAFP
Professor and Chair
Department of Family & Community Medicine
Richard M. Kleberg, Sr. Chair
3701 Kirby Drive, Suite 600, Houston, TX 77098
Roger.Zoorob@bcm.edu • 713-798-2555
Apply online: https://jobs.bcm.edu/job-invite/10275/
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