UNIVERSITY OF IOWA RESEARCH DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATE in IOWA CITY, Iowa

RESEARCH DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATERequisition # 70338Position BasicsType of PositionOTHERAdvertising Ends on:Extended Until Position is FilledAdvertising Started on:Wednesday, December 28th, 2016College:Carver College of MedicineDepartment:Family MedicineSalarySalary:$60,200.00 - $60,200.00Position DetailsFull/Part Time Status:Full TimePosition Description:The Department of Family Medicine is recruiting for either a one or two year full-time research development position that will lead to a certificate in Translational Science and Clinical Investigation (one year) or a Master's in Clinical Investigation (two years). Both programs are through the Department of Epidemiology at the University of Iowa, College of Public Health. The selected candidate will spend 50% time on faculty development, including coursework and research activities to prepare for research in family medicine, and 50% time in clinical care and teaching. Opportunities exist to participate in our obstetrics/newborn or inpatient services.This position will report to Dr. Barcey Levy, Professor of Family Medicine and Epidemiology, IAFP Chair in Rural Medicine, and Director of the Iowa Research Network. Dr. Levy will meet regularly with the successful candidate to develop a plan of study and a research portfolio. There will be regular on-going feedback, both informal and formal.Education Requirement:MDRequired Qualifications:The successful completion of an Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) accredited Family Medicine residency program.Must have or be eligible for an Iowa medical license.Certifications:American Board of Family Medicine (ABFM) board certification in Family Medicine.Desirable Qualifications:Patient care experience in a primary care environment.Some prior teaching experience.Some background in primary care research.Online Application Required DocumentsCurriculum VitaeName and Contact Information of ReferencesLetter of InterestSupporting AttachmentsNumber of References: 3To start the Online Application process for this position, click the "Apply for This Position" button located below the Contact Information.Additional Application MaterialsMaterials:Cover letter describing immediate and long-range career objectives, potential research interests, and specific areas of strength; three letters of reference (must be received prior to interview)The materials listed above are not part of any online process. Please send the materials to the contact information below.Contact InformationContact:Barcey T Levy - barcey-levy@uiowa.eduCmed-Family MedicinePOMERANTZ FAMILY PAVILION720 MELROSE AVE01292-E PFPIOWA CITY, IA 52242Phone: 319-384-7000Department URL: http://www.medicine.uiowa.edu/familymedicine/The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran. The University also affirms its commitment to providing equal opportunities and equal access to University facilities. Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply for all employment vacancies. For additional information on nondiscrimination policies, contact the Coordinator of Title IX and Section 504, and the ADA in The Office of Equal Opportunity and Diversity, 319/335-0705 (voice) or 319/335-0697 (text), The University of Iowa, 202 Jessup Hall, Iowa City, Iowa, 52242-1316.Persons with disabilities may contact University Human Resources/Faculty and Staff Disability Services, (319) 335-2660 or fsds@uiowa.edu, to inquire or discuss accommodation needs.Prospective employees may review the University Campus Security Policy and the latest annual crime statistics by contacting the Department of Public S