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Professor in AI Health

Expiration Date:
April 1, 2024
Hiring Institution:
Queensland University of Technology
Location:
Brisbane,
Job Type:
Full Time
Job Level:
Senior

Embark on a transformative journey as the Professor in Health AI at QUT's Faculty of Health. Here, you'll drive pioneering research at the intersection of healthcare and artificial intelligence. Our vision extends beyond traditional boundaries, propelling healthcare into the digital age.

Embark on a transformative journey as the Professor in Health AI at QUT's Faculty of Health. Here, you'll drive pioneering research at the intersection of healthcare and artificial intelligence. Our vision extends beyond traditional boundaries, propelling healthcare into the digital age.

This position is one of two professors who will co-lead the establishment of the cross-disciplinary AI in Health Research Network, which aims to shape the future of healthcare through innovative research and collaboration.

This advertisement is for the Professor in Health AI position within the Faculty of Health.

About us
QUT is a major Australian university with a global outlook and a 'real world' focus. We are an ambitious and collaborative institution that seeks to equip our students and graduates with the skills they will need in an increasingly disrupted and challenged world.

The School of Public Health and Social Work is a dynamic and progressive School that has an excellent reputation for high quality teaching, research and services across four disciplines: Social Work and Human Services; Health Management; Public Health and Health Safety and Environment (HSE). Through our research, teaching, and community and industry partnerships, the School of Public Health and Social Work strives for a healthy, fair and inclusive society. We focus on the prevention of disease and illness, the promotion of better health and well-being, the improvement of health systems and services and the provision of quality social support.

Instructional Faculty in Health Informatics

Expiration Date:
April 1, 2024
Hiring Institution:
Temple University College of Public Health
Location:
Philadelphia, PA
Job Type:
Full Time
Job Level:
Senior

The Position. We seek faculty with a strong record of college teaching, including demonstrated versatility in teaching various courses, including but not limited to the areas of computer programming such as Python and R, health application development, health data…

The Position. We seek faculty with a strong record of college teaching, including demonstrated versatility in teaching various courses, including but not limited to the areas of computer programming such as Python and R, health application development, health data management and SQL, Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing, Clinical Decision Support Systems, and Capstone Project Mentoring. The faculty member will also participate in recruiting and reviewing applications for graduate student admissions, attending monthly health informatics meetings, and be active in health informatics program improvement and curriculum development. 

Qualifications. The ideal candidate will have an earned doctorate (PhD or MD) in Health Informatics, Computer Science, Software Engineering, Information Science, Data Science, or other relevant STEM discipline with strong technical application development and R or Python skills. Applicants with a terminal MS degree, strong technical programming, AI/ML/NLP skills, and a strong record of relevant teaching experience will be considered. We seek enthusiastic, dedicated Health Informatics professionals with skills in explaining Health Information Technology, Machine Learning, and Data Mining. Salary and benefits are competitive and commensurate with credentials and experience. This is not a remote position and requires in-person teaching. 

All faculty are active in the local community and contribute to the curriculum and the Department’s committees. We value diversity and seek individuals committed to inclusivity in collaborative education and practice, prepared to join us in our commitment toward prioritizing sustainable, inclusive, and anti- oppressive practices. Rank and salary depend on experience and qualifications. 

Post-doctoral Fellow, Biomedical Sciences

Expiration Date:
March 20, 2024
Hiring Institution:
University of Hong Kong
Location:
Hong Kong,
Job Type:
Full Time

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the School of Biomedical Sciences (Ref.: 525862), to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance and funding…

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the School of Biomedical Sciences (Ref.: 525862), to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance and funding availability.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in Stem Cell Biology, Cancer Immunology, Genomics, Bioinformatics, or a related field, and demonstrate exceptional experimental, writing, and communication abilities. Preference will be given to candidates with research experience in embryonic stem cells and immunology. In particular, we seek applicants with expertise in techniques relevant to cell biology and molecular biology, such as stem cell culture, molecular cloning, cell sorting, and CRISPR technology. Candidates must exhibit a strong command of written and spoken English, and effective communication skills. Additionally, they should display self-motivation, innovation, and the capacity to thrive in an interdisciplinary team setting.

The appointee will contribute to a collaborative research project aimed at generating novel human cytotoxic immune cells, ITNKs and CAR-ITNKs, derived from human T cells and stem cells, and investigating their potential in treating malignant tumours. The appointee will also collaborate with a multidisciplinary team of clinicians and scientists on research projects. Off-campus work may be required. For further information, please contact Professor Pengtao Liu at [email protected]..

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits. 

The University only accepts online application for the above post.  Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V.  Review of applications will start from 1 March 2024 and continue until 20 March 2024, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

Bioethicist/Assistant Director, Academics and Bioethics Consultations

Expiration Date:
March 30, 2024
Hiring Institution:
Saint Joseph’s University
Location:
Philadelphia, PA
Job Type:
Full Time
Job Level:
Senior

The goal of the Institute of Clinical Bioethics at Saint Joseph’s University is to develop and promote interdisciplinary research projects, educational programs, academic courses, clinical consultations, and policy development services in the field of bioethics. It strives to meet the individual…

The goal of the Institute of Clinical Bioethics at Saint Joseph’s University is to develop and promote interdisciplinary research projects, educational programs, academic courses, clinical consultations, and policy development services in the field of bioethics. It strives to meet the individual needs of the Saint Joseph’s University academic community, the medical, nursing, and administrative staffs of the Mid-Atlantic area Catholic and secular health care systems, and the various Archdioceses and Dioceses. The Institute is committed to training health care professionals to be effective leaders in education, medicine and society. The Institute is further dedicated to understanding and respecting the role of religious and spiritual traditions in health care decision-making, especially the Roman Catholic theological and philosophical tradition. Lastly, through its teachings, research and service, the Institute promotes the ideals of Jesuit education in seeking to challenge others to be “men and women for others” in the service of faith and the promotion of justice. Thus, while giving special regard to Catholic health-care ethics in teaching and research, the Institute fosters respectful dialogue among all religious traditions represented in the student body and the patient population. The Assistant Director will assist the Director in ethics consultation services and educational aspects of the Institute of Clinical Bioethics. The Assistant Director will carry-out the objectives, vision, and mission set forth by the Director of the Institute of Clinical Bioethics (ICB).

Bioethics Summer Internship

Expiration Date:
March 1, 2024
Hiring Institution:
National Institutes of Health, NIEHS
Location:
Remote,
Job Type:
Full Time

The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), a branch of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) located in the Research Triangle Park, NC, has two unpaid bioethics internship positions available in the summer of 2024. The interns will work remotely with Dr. David B. Resnik,…

The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), a branch of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) located in the Research Triangle Park, NC, has two unpaid bioethics internship positions available in the summer of 2024. The interns will work remotely with Dr. David B. Resnik, NIEHS Bioethicist. Internship activities will include participating in a bioethics seminar, attending institutional review board committee meetings, and assisting Dr. Resnik with a research project. Starting and ending times are flexible between May 6 and August 22. To apply for a position, please send a letter of interest, curriculum vita, and two letters of reference by email to: David B. Resnik, JD, PhD, Bioethicist, NIEHS/NIH. Email: [email protected]. Deadline for applications is March 1, 2024.

Research Integrity and Ethics Specialist

Expiration Date:
March 31, 2024
Hiring Institution:
Alakaina Foundation Family of Companies
Location:
Silver Spring, MD
Job Type:
Full Time
Job Level:
Mid Level

The Alaka`ina Foundation Family of Companies (FOCs) is looking for a qualified Research Ethics and Integrity Specialist in Silver Spring, Maryland.

DESCRIPTION OF RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Candidate shall provide analysis, policy development, training, and…

The Alaka`ina Foundation Family of Companies (FOCs) is looking for a qualified Research Ethics and Integrity Specialist in Silver Spring, Maryland.

DESCRIPTION OF RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Candidate shall provide analysis, policy development, training, and evaluation for research ethics and scientific integrity initiatives at WRAIR., and expertise to the HSPB. Tasks include:
    • Assist with designing, organizing, and conducting regular responsible conduct research (RCR), scientific integrity, and research ethics training sessions for investigators and research staff at all sites, CONUS and OCONUS. Prepare materials and update materials in response to new information and policy, develop interactive training sessions, conduct regular evaluations of training sessions (for example, pre and post surveys), and analyze and respond to feedback regarding training sessions.
    • Review regulations, policies, guidelines, and best practices in research ethics and human research.
    • Oversight, and scientific integrity domains; compile information on RCR and research ethics issues for staff and develop policy and guidance as needed. Attend relevant conferences addressing RCR, scientific integrity, and research ethics issues in order to update policies and practice as needed to stay current with best practices in the field.
    • According to needs identified by federal personnel, carry out empirical research on selected topics in research ethics, RCR, scientific integrity, or human research oversight.  Empirical research projects may involve qualitative or quantitative methodologies, or both. Additional methods may include consultative approaches and stakeholder engagement.
    • Support program oversight and training regarding best practices in scientific research, including confidential reporting, tracking, collection of information, and expert guidance on handling and adjudicating potential problems within the arena of responsible conduct and best scientific practices.
    • Work independently in generating appropriate strategies, outlines and work plans, carrying out research in a self-directed manner, preparing written summaries and reports, giving oral presentations and seminars, and producing publication quality documents.

Senior Research Assistant - Bioethics & Health Policy (Hybrid)

Expiration Date:
February 4, 2025
Hiring Institution:
Baylor College of Medicine
Location:
Houston, TX
Job Type:
Full Time

The Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy at Baylor College of Medicine is hiring a full-time Senior Research Assistant with strong empirical research skills (qualitative and/or quantitative) to work on funded projects examining ethical, legal, and social issues related to data sharing,…

The Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy at Baylor College of Medicine is hiring a full-time Senior Research Assistant with strong empirical research skills (qualitative and/or quantitative) to work on funded projects examining ethical, legal, and social issues related to data sharing, psychedelics, precision medicine, and public health surveillance. This position will be based in Houston, TX. Preference will be given to applicants who can work in person; remote applicants will be considered. This position will be part of an interdisciplinary team of researchers led by Amy McGuire, JD, PhD, and Christi Guerrini, JD, MPH. In addition to supporting the Center’s robust research program, the Senior Research Assistant will have the opportunity to participate in professional and academic development sessions hosted by the Center. Such development opportunities include speaker series, grand rounds and peer mentorship. The Center promotes an intellectually stimulating and collaborative environment conducive to academic excellence. The Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy cultivates a culture of intentionality, respect, inclusivity, and collaboration. We offer intellectual, social, and professional development opportunities to promote a meaningful work experience. We are reflective and mindful of issues related to diversity, equity and inclusion in both interactions with one another. For more information about Baylor College of Medicine and the Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy, visit our website at www.bcm.edu/ethicshttp://www.bcm.edu/ethics.

Postdoctoral Associate- Neuroethics and Psychedelics

Expiration Date:
February 6, 2025
Hiring Institution:
Baylor College of Medicine
Location:
Houston, TX
Job Type:
Full Time
Job Level:
Mid Level

The Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy at Baylor College of Medicine is seeking a full-time Postdoctoral Associate for a two-year non-laboratory research position. The selected candidate will support the Director of the Center, Dr. Amy McGuire, on funded research related to neuroethics…

The Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy at Baylor College of Medicine is seeking a full-time Postdoctoral Associate for a two-year non-laboratory research position. The selected candidate will support the Director of the Center, Dr. Amy McGuire, on funded research related to neuroethics (e.g., data sharing and brain privacy, predictive testing for Alzheimer’s disease) and psychedelics (e.g., healthcare gatekeeping and the clinical integration of psychedelic medicine). This position is expected to begin in 2024. Applicants finishing terminal degrees in Spring 2024 are encouraged to apply. This position is located in Houston, TX. In addition to supporting the Center’s robust research program, the Postdoctoral Associate will receive mentoring to assist with publishing manuscripts and presenting research at academic conferences. Qualified candidates may receive additional mentorship to submit their own external training grant application. They will also have the opportunity to participate in professional and academic development sessions hosted by the Center and gain exposure to one of the preeminent bioethics centers in the country. The Center cultivates a culture of intentionality, respect, inclusivity, and collaboration. We offer intellectual, social, and professional development opportunities to promote a meaningful work experience. We are reflective and mindful of issues related to diversity, equity and inclusion in both interactions with one another. For more information about Baylor College of Medicine and the Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy, visit our website at www.bcm.edu/ethics.

Senior Program Coordinator

Expiration Date:
January 1, 2025
Hiring Institution:
Baylor College of Medicine
Location:
Houston, TX
Job Type:
Full Time
Job Level:
Mid Level

Bioethics Clinical Research Associate The Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy at Baylor College of Medicine is seeking a full-time Clinical Research Associate for a non-laboratory research position. The individual hired will be responsible for providing research support on various…

Bioethics Clinical Research Associate The Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy at Baylor College of Medicine is seeking a full-time Clinical Research Associate for a non-laboratory research position. The individual hired will be responsible for providing research support on various research projects related to bioethics and health policy. The Clinical Research Associate will be part of an interdisciplinary team of researchers led by Dr. Amy McGuire, the Leon Jaworski Professor of Medical Ethics and Director of the Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy. This is a hybrid position and will be based in Houston, TX. The start date for this position is flexible. Candidates finishing master’s degree programs in Spring 2024 are encouraged to apply. In addition to supporting the Center’s robust research program, the Clinical Research Associate will have the opportunity to participate in professional and academic development sessions hosted by the Center. Such development opportunities include speaker series, grand rounds, and peer mentorship. The Center promotes an intellectually stimulating and collaborative environment conducive to academic excellence. The Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy cultivates a culture of intentionality, respect, inclusivity, and collaboration. We offer intellectual, social, and professional development opportunities to promote a meaningful work experience. We are reflective and mindful of issues related to diversity, equity and inclusion in both interactions with one another. For more information about Baylor College of Medicine and the Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy, visit our website at www.bcm.edu/ethics.

Research Staff Associate

Expiration Date:
February 28, 2024
Hiring Institution:
Columbia University, Division of Ethics
Location:
New York, NY
Job Type:
Full Time
Job Level:
Mid Level

The Division of Ethics in the Department of Medical Humanities and Ethics at Columbia University is pleased to invite applications for a Research Associate to support multi-disciplinary research engaging in innovative and…

The Division of Ethics in the Department of Medical Humanities and Ethics at Columbia University is pleased to invite applications for a Research Associate to support multi-disciplinary research engaging in innovative and interdisciplinary research at the intersections of genetics, AI, ethics and translational science. The Research Staff Associate will work directly with Ethics Division Chief Sandra Soo-Jin Lee at Columbia University. The Research Staff Associate must have experience with qualitative research methods. Applicants must have a Master’s degree; those who have a Ph.D. in the social sciences, humanities, public health or related field are preferred. In addition, candidates who are underrepresented in academic medicine and whose research interests are centered on the experiences of historically marginalized communities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Responsibilities will include literature and document review, conducting interviews, supporting data analysis and stakeholder and community engagement processes, and study-related administrative tasks. Depending on experience, the Research Staff Associate may have opportunities to participate in and/or co-lead manuscript development. Candidates must have outstanding organizational and communication skills, experience conducting qualitative research and data analysis, and a demonstrated interest in bioethics and/or ELSI research. This full-time 2-year renewable position includes salary and health benefits. The start date for this position is negotiable. The salary range is $65,000 to $68,000 per year.

Review of applications will begin immediately. 

Apply on Columbia Careers

  • Cover letter (not to exceed one page) that briefly summarizes your qualifications and interest in the position.
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Writing Sample (not to exceed 25 pages)
  • Three references. Names and contact information of those who can assess your research experience.

Questions about this position should be sent to:

Caitlin McMahon, PhD

Project Director, Division of Ethics

Department of Medical Humanities and Ethics

Vagelos College of Physicians & Surgeons

Columbia University

Email: [email protected]