The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and the Division of General Internal Medicine are seeking a Health Services Researcher to lead and grow the Health Services Research team. This is an exciting opportunity to join a collegial academic environment and to collaborate with clinical researchers, clinicians, and health system leaders to effect meaningful change in care delivery. Strong preference will be given to individuals with research interests in the care of minority and vulnerable populations.
Qualified candidates must have an MD or MD/PhD degree; successful candidates will have research expertise/training in outcomes research, population health, health services, comparative effectiveness research, epidemiology, decision science, or other relevant disciplines. Applicants must have a national or international reputation in the field. Preference will be given to those with a track record of high impact peer-reviewed publications and extramural grant funding and to those with a demonstrated interest in mentoring junior researchers. Brown University has a Center for Clinical Translational Research that provides services to researchers throughout the state and constitutes an additional source of funding for junior investigators. The position includes faculty appointment at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University at the Full or Associate Professor level commensurate with the candidate's accomplishments.
The incumbent will be employed by Brown Medicine, which will serve as the home for the incumbent's clinical work. Brown Medicine is one of the largest nonprofit academic, multi specialty medical groups in Rhode Island with practice locations in Providence and the surrounding communities. We are seeking candidates who are committed to fostering and furthering the culture of compassion, collaboration, innovation, respect, accountability, diversity, and integrity that is integral to our mission.
Providence and Rhode Island offer a lovely quality of life and many outdoor opportunities, including hiking and biking along many trails, including our 20+ km continuous trail along the waterfront. With just over 1 million people living in Rhode Island, the state has many ethnic enclaves originating from all over the world. As a "minority-majority" city, Providence boasts a diverse population with 38% of the community identifying as Latinx, 16 % Black/African American, 6.4% Asian, and 1.4% Native American/Alaskan Native. Providence is also an active refugee resettlement site, serving as a new home to immigrants from around the globe.
Brown Medicine is an EEO/AA employer and encourages applications from minorities and women. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled or the search is closed. Applicants should apply online by uploading their cover letter describing their research interests, addressed to Dr. Susan Ramsey, Search Committee Chair, along with their CV to: https://apply.interfolio.com/81582.
Internal Number: 12112020
About Brown Medicine
Brown Medicine is a nonprofit primary care, internal medicine and sub-specialty medical group with over 200 physicians and multiple patient care locations across the State of Rhode Island. One of the largest physician groups in Rhode Island, Brown Medicine is affiliated with the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and employs most of the full-time faculty of Brown’s Department of Medicine. The three-part mission of Brown Medicine is high-level quality patient care, state-of-the-art clinical research, and dedicated teaching of more than 400 medical students, residents and fellows. We offer the opportunity for long-term professional and personal satisfaction with diverse job descriptions and flexibility.
Brown Medicine is headquartered at 110 Elm Street in Providence, RI 02903; phone: 877-771-7401; web: http://www.brownmed.org . Brown Medicine is part of Brown Physicians, Inc., a clinical, research and teaching affiliate of the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University.