Research Assistant I
The successful candidate will be part of an interdisciplinary team of nationally and internationally recognized researchers that have a proven record of successfully mentoring the next generation of researchers – from graduates to post-docs. Research covers a broad area and includes health systems transformation, implementation sciences, the impact of stress on psychophysiological, health and performance measures, substance use disorders, and non-opioid management of pain. Other research areas concern effective means to enhance the integration of modern technologies, wireless censoring and complementary care providers in the overall care process. Job duties include a broad set of tasks related to the planning, execution, analysis and dissemination of research to professional and lay communities. The job includes literature reviews, design, implementation, data collection and analysis and co-authoring of layperson and scientific reports. The research program entails close collaboration with primary care providers, as well as secondary and tertiary healthcare organizations. THIS POSITION IS LOCATED AT THE SECCHIA CENTER, GRAND RAPIDS, MI.
Assistant/Associate Professor, Tenure Track
Health Systems and Implementation Research
The Department of Family Medicine in the College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University (MSU) announces the search for a tenure-track position to strengthen our health systems research focusing on implementation and population health research.
Successful applicants will have a background in health systems research, innovative and patient-centered chronic disease management and prevention, and/or implementation research within healthcare systems or primary care settings. While all areas of specialization related to population health and health systems research will be considered, we are especially interested in applicants focusing on the prevention and better management of chronic somatic and mental disorders, implementation research, and the application of new technologies and artificial intelligence in healthcare.
Candidates should have a demonstrated record of peer-reviewed publications and extramural federal funding. A track record of interdisciplinary and community-engaged research is highly desirable.
Applicants must have a doctoral and/or an MD/DO degree with substantial experience in population health or health systems research. The primary location for this position is Grand Rapids, MI. The department is community based and offers a unique opportunity to collaborate with bench-science, clinical, and population health colleagues, with research opportunities across the state in rural, suburban, and urban settings. The Department works closely with large healthcare systems, is closely connected with a statewide network of primary care practices, and is expanding its international research.
Candidates should submit an application letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research interests, and research funding to careers.msu.edu, job number 487391. Please address inquiries to Dr. Judy Arnetz, Search Committee Chair. For more information about the Department of Family Medicine, visit our website at http://chmfamilymedicine.msu.edu.
Applicants who are not U.S. citizens or permanent residents must provide documentation evidencing employment authorization in the United States.
MSU is committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. The University actively encourages applications and/or nominations of women, persons of color, veterans and persons with disabilities.
Interested in Transforming How Care is Delivered?
Apply to our Blended Assistant/Associate Professor Family Medicine Clinical, Education and Research Position
The Department of Family Medicine of Michigan State University’s College of Human Medicine seeks a family physician to join an enthusiastic team of clinicians, educators, and researchers.
This position is 60% clinical with 40% time divided between teaching and scholarly activity. Clinically you will work in our outpatient Primary Care Integrated Practice in East Lansing, MI and have the ability to supervise Family Medicine residents within the Sparrow Hospital System. Obstetric privileges are available and encouraged.
We seek candidates committed to teaching students and residents with a strong interest in scholarship. Department faculty have a range of research interests, including novel approaches to enhancing the care of patients with complex disorders, patient safety, virtual and asynchronous primary care, sustained joy of practice, medical education, geriatrics, patient safety, and quality improvement. We are also internationally recognized for our provider health research. The Department has a strong mentoring and career development program, and several NIH funded PhD faculty. We are committed to global health and to collaborating with primary care researchers in other countries.
The successful candidate will be MD/DO residency trained and board certified/eligible in Family Medicine. Medical licensure in Michigan is required by the time of hiring. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are expectations of this position. Mentorship is available for all domains. We are interested in both newly graduated residents and experienced family physicians with an interest in becoming active in medical education and research.
If you would like more information on the position please contact Molly Polverento.
MSU is committed to achieving excellence through diversity. The University actively encourages applications and/or nominations of women, persons of color, veterans, persons with disabilities, and LGBTQ individuals.