The Sarcoma Translational Science Researcher will be expected to develop an independent research program that will achieve national and international recognition, while working as a member of a multidisciplinary team closely aligned to improve the clinical outcome for people with sarcoma. They will also take on occasional teaching assignments within the university, consistent with the education mission of OHSU. The Researcher\u2019s duties will include scientific project oversight of the laboratory, research project management, scientific writing and grant management, laboratory organization and compliance, collaborative interactions, and various clinical activities. They will also be expected to seek both intramural and external funding.
As the state's only health and research university, OHSU brings together patient care, research, education of the next generation of health care providers and scientists and community service to improve the health and well-being of all Oregonians.The university is a conduit for learning for more than 2,800 students, providing training to interns, residents and fellows in postgraduate medical and research. It is the only place in Oregon that grants doctoral degrees in medicine, dentistry and nursing. OHSU cares for more than 251,000 patients each year from around the region and takes a leadership role in contributing to solutions involving the health of the state and the nation, such as health care access and transparency, ethics and workforce shortage. Beyond providing critical health care services, quality education and cutting-edge research, OHSU also is a key economic and social force in the Northwest. With an annual operating budget of $2.06 billion and more than 14,000 employees, OHSU is Portland?s largest employer. Its size contributes to its ability to provide... many services and community support activities not found anywhere else in Oregon. For more information visit http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm