TheInstitute for Global Health's, Center for Vaccine Development (CVD) at the Universityof Maryland School of Medicine is recruiting for a Research Associate to join theirrapidly expanding, multidisciplinary vaccine research program. The CVD is a well-funded research enterprisethat encompasses the full range of vaccinology, with highly successful programsin vaccine-preventable disease epidemiology and pathogenesis, vaccineimmunology, vaccine development, clinical trials, and population-based fieldstudies.
Thisopening provides the exciting opportunity for an epidemiologist to join a collaborativeand accomplished research team to understand the most effective and efficientstrategies for control of vaccine-preventable diseases. This will include re-analysis of data fromclinical trials and field studies to better understand the waning of vaccineeffectiveness, and the utility of booster doses, schedule changes, orcombination vaccines to optimize vaccine performance. . The integration of clinical researchscientists with epidemiologists and basic scientists provides a richenvironment to expand or develop an independent research program invaccinology. The faculty appointment will be at the rank ofResearch Associate, non-tenure track, commensurate with experience and based onguidelines for faculty appointment at the University of Maryland, School ofMedicine. This is a full-time faculty position, based in Baltimore.
- Strongstatistical/programming skills
- Trackrecord of publishing in the field of vaccinology
- Experiencein conducting research in international settings
Pleasereference position number 3-309-910 when applying. For immediate consideration, please send a cover letter and a recent CV,including names and contact information of three references via email to: KathleenNeuzil, M.D., M.P.H., c/o email@example.com.
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