Division of Women's Health | Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Researcher or Clinician Researcher, at the Instructor or Assistant Professor level
The Division of Women's Health (DWH) at Brigham Women’s Hospital (BWH) invites applications for a researcher or clinician researcher at the Instructor or Assistant Professor level in the field of women’s health. Given that women’s health research can span across all medical disciplines, we are not limiting the field of specialization for applicants and will review candidates based on clinical, translational and epidemiological research skills and fit. This position is open to both applicants seeking 100% research effort, and those seeking effort split between research and clinical practice.
The research mission for the DWH is to lead in discoveries that will explain sex differences in health and in disorders specific to women including, but not limited to: cardiovascular disease and metabolic disorders; neuropsychiatric disorders and their comorbidity with general medical disorders; disorders of aging, including menopause; and, consequences of reproductive and pregnancy-related exposures.
Applicants should possess a PhD/ScD and/or MD, and a strong record of scholarship and research experience to join our interdisciplinary team. If an applicant is also a clinician, we will coordinate an appropriate clinical practice arrangement. The successful candidate will receive an academic appointment at Harvard Medical School (HMS) as an Instructor or Assistant Professor; rank will be based on previous experience and scholarship. A minimum of 50 hours of teaching per academic year is required to maintain an academic appointment at HMS.
Compensation is competitive and will be commensurate with educational background, experience, scholarship and career goals.
Applicants seeking clinical effort should currently hold or be able to obtain all necessary licensure and certifications prior to start date.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation,pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions or any other characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: DWHR2020
About Brigham and Women's Hospital
Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) is an international leader in health care delivery and has been the site of pioneering breakthroughs that have improved lives around the world. A 793-bed teaching affiliate of Harvard Medical School in Boston, it is internationally renowned for excellence in patient care, groundbreaking biomedical research, and training the next generation of leading physicians and scientists. BWH has been recognized for over 20 years by US News & World Report as one of America’s Best Hospitals and provides care to patients from throughout the U.S. and from over 120 other countries in virtually every area of adult medicine.
We believe that good health is the cornerstone of progress. We are firm in our resolve to make exemplary health care accessible and affordable to all, dedicated to lowering the high rate of cardiovascular disease, including stroke, in minority populations and committed to advocacy and diversity. We are guided by ethical principles in all transactions and strive for excellence in our training and skills.