Applied Statistics, Operations research, Survey research
Plans, coordinates, implements and conducts independent scientific research. Provides leadership and supervision in chosen research area. Analyzes and evaluates findings. Organizes and conceptualizes ideas leading to grant proposals. Writes summary reports and peer-reviewed publications. Prepares and makes formal presentations of research results. Is considered the principal investigator on grants.
Is established as co-author or senior author of proposals, journal articles and technical reports. High level of knowledge in scientific research processes, procedures, and objectives. Must possess ability to implement experiments in the subject discipline with the ability to trouble shoot issues. Good knowledge of the principles and techniques of the subject discipline required. Possesses ability to run complex pieces of equipment requiring advanced specialized training. Must possess knowledge of modern research methods, data collection and analysis. Must have significant experience in analyzing and evaluating data. General level of knowledge of project management, decision-making, and analytical skills. Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills. Ability to work independently and as part of collaborative research group or team.
Requires a doctorate degree in a clinical, health, or life science field. Post-doctoral experience in related subject field of study is favorable. Equivalent to Assistant Professor. Competitive publication record for rank and discipline. Selected from national applicant pool or known to be nationally competitive. Management experience is highly recommended.
Applicants should submit cover letter, curriculum vita, statement of research interests, and contact information for three letters of reference. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Address materials to ResearchRecruitment@sanfordhealth.org, 2301 E. 60th St. N., Sioux Falls, SD 57014. Address questions to Search Committee Chair: Dr. DenYelle Kenyon: DenYelle.Kenyon@SanfordHealth.org
Sanford Health is an integrated health system headquartered in the Dakotas and is now the largest, rural, not-for-profit health care system in the nation with locations in 126 communities in eight states. In addition, Sanford Health is in the process of developing international clinics in Ghana and China. Sanford Health includes 43 hospitals, 150 clinic locations and nearly 1,400 physicians in 80 ...specialty areas of medicine. With more than 27,000 employees, Sanford Health is the largest employer in North and South Dakota. The system is experiencing dynamic growth and development in conjunction with Denny Sanford's nearly $700 million in gifts, the largest ever to a health care organization in America. These gifts are making possible the implementation of the several initiatives including global children's clinics, multiple research centers and finding a cure for type 1 diabetes and breast cancer. For more information, visit sanfordhealth.org