Rho, Inc. has an excellent opportunity for a highly motivated and talented individual to provide leadership and growth on federal research projects and programs in the role of principal investigator (PI) or co-Principal Investigator (co-PI). Rho is a mid-size Contract Research Organization working with federal, pharmaceutical, and biotech clients. Much of the federal work at Rho is on large, multi-center clinical trials or clinical trial programs, where Rho is the clinical, statistical and data coordinating center.
Act as the principal investigator (PI) or co-Principal Investigator (co-PI) on one or more federal contracts or grants. The PI leads and maintains the scientific integrity of a federally-funded project or program and is ultimately accountable for its success. The PI typically works with a project director to manage the personnel and operations of projects and programs.
Provide expertise to individual projects within a program, for example:
Participate in protocol development conference calls
Participate in writing or reviewing study protocols
Participate in ongoing study operations
Lead or contribute to efforts to publish (posters, presentations, manuscripts) in area of expertise
Mentor and advise staff in area of expertise. Provide strategic and tactical guidance to team members. Create a strong sense of team unity and team identity. Provide regular and ongoing positive and corrective feedback to team members.
Participate in business development activities, including assisting in the identification and assessment of new opportunities and writing technical/research strategy sections of proposals and applications.
PhD or other doctoral degree in biostatistics, statistics, or other analytical field
At least 15 years of professional experience managing progressively larger and more complex scientific research projects
At least 10 years of clinical trials experience
At least 4 years of experience leading cross-functional teams
Proven ability to win new projects and act as the principal or co-principal investigator of the clinical, statistical and data coordinating center for large, multi-center clinical trials
Authorship of peer-reviewed publications
Strong presentation and critical thinking skills
Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills and ability to interact effectively with all levels both within and outside the company
Rho is a Contract Research Organization (CRO) with unsurpassed expertise, integrity, and passion for clinical research. Our dedication to providing outstanding clinical research is fueled by an unrivaled commitment to quality. Our distinct combination of expertise and insight delivers results in every phase of clinical research. We share the same level of involvement, commitment, and passion as ou...r clients—a dedication to collaboration that delivers life-saving products with more efficiency and greater speed.