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Advocate Aurora Research Institute

We’re seeking a senior scientist with a strong track record of NIH or other multi-year grant funding (as PI or MPI) to serve as Scientific Director in the Advocate Aurora Research Institute. This leadership role works in partnership with an administrative director and vice president to oversee and grow our scientific programs, while leading their own area of research. We are particularly interested in senior scientists with developed programs of research in health equitycancer epidemiologypopulation health or dissemination and implementation science. If you’re a senior research scientist interested in working with talented colleagues in a top health system, we’re looking for you! This role is 100% remote.

Responsible for scientific leadership within Academic Research, including strategic planning and execution and programmatic guidance for scientific programs and centers, oversight and mentoring of scientists, and pursuit of research collaborations and funding opportunities. This Director will have their own program of research that aligns with Advocate Aurora Health priorities and a strong and consistent record of scientific discovery, scholarly activities and successful funding from federal agencies and private foundations . An experienced scientist and research leader, this individual serves as a leader within Academic Research and will be engaged in strategic discussions with internal stakeholders and will collaborate with our local and national research partners, including our regional CTSA partners, our Academic Core through Wake Forest School of Medicine, and the Health Care Systems Research Network. Strengthens the overall Advocate Aurora Research Institute (AARI) by working effectively with leaders, scientists, investigators and a variety of partners to contribute to the overall success of our research enterprise.

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