Senior Associate Dean for Research

Florida State University College of Medicine

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted April 1, 2014
Type Executive
Salary Competitive
Employment Type Full-time

The Florida State University College of Medicine has a vacancy of the Senior Associate Dean for Research position. For complete information pertaining to this position, please visit the FSU Job Openings website and search for Job ID #36993.

 The Senior Associate Dean for Research reports directly to the Dean of the College of Medicine. The successful candidate will be a recognized leader with an outstanding academic background, strong research and scholarship credentials, a well-established track record of securing extramural funding, a demonstrated commitment to education, experience in mentoring junior faculty, and proven team-oriented management skills in an academic environment.
He/she will enthusiastically embrace the College's mission, vision and values. The Senior Associate Dean for Research will develop and implement visionary strategies to help build a world-class, collaborative, actively grant-funded and vibrant research culture within the College, with a particular focus on biomedical and health-related fields, translational science and community-based clinical research.

The ideal candidate is a seasoned, articulate and polished professional with a passion for research excellence. He/she embraces the role of serving as a champion for advancing innovative and collaborative interdisciplinary research in a dynamic academic environment. The ideal candidate will have a broad and thorough knowledge of organizational management and program assessment/evaluation; be committed to advancing an inclusive and diverse research climate among faculty, students and staff that stimulates excellence; and be highly skilled in written/oral communications, interpersonal relations and conflict management. Familiarity with or experience in community-based clinical research is a plus.

 Qualifications include a Doctoral degree (MD, PhD) in biomedical science, medicine, the health sciences or a closely related field is required.
* At least five years of senior administrative experience in a complex higher education academic department or medical school.
* At least 15 years of broad research experience and an extensive record of scholarship, including external funding and publication in peer-reviewed journals.
* Proven ability to build successful programs across a broad spectrum of participants.
* Experience with federal government funding mechanisms and familiarity with the role of federal, state, local and private organizations in funding research.
* Scholarly accomplishments commensurate with a faculty appointment at the rank of Full Professor.

 If qualified and interested in this vacancy as advertised, apply to Florida State University at Job ID #36993.

Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information to be considered for this position. Applications must include work history and all education details (if applicable) even if attaching a resume. FSU is an Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer. FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at:



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