Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) invites nominations and applications for the newly-created position of Executive Director of Clinical Research Administration. This is a unique opportunity to join the world's best hospital for orthopedic surgery and musculoskeletal health as it moves to further expand and elevate its clinical research initiatives. Currently, HSS leads by example: its extraordinary achievements in patient care have set the standard for orthopedics and rheumatology throughout the world. By investing further in clinical research, the Hospital will drive advancement in these fields, raising the bar on clinical best practices and educating the next generation of researchers. In this way, HSS will continue to serve as a leader in musculoskeletal health through the generation and dissemination of knowledge. The Hospital is currently opening a new Innovation Center focused on more rapidly translating its clinical research findings to the bedside and beyond for the benefit and well-being of its patients. Above all else, HSS helps patients do what they need and love to do.
Reporting to the Vice President for Research Administration, the Executive Director of Clinical Research Administration will play a crucial role in advancing and supporting ground-breaking clinical research by further developing an administrative infrastructure that encourages and rewards discovery. The successful candidate will have significant experience in the administration and oversight of a rigorous clinical research program in an academic medical center, and/or an industry setting comparable in scope, size, and complexity to HSS. This individual will also have a track record of leadership based on a philosophy of collaboration and a customer-service orientation. A thorough understanding of the regulations governing safe and compliant clinical trials is required.
HSS surgeons and specialists seek a leader who will demonstrate best practices in the management of clinical research and who will streamline administrative processes to clear the way for these fully-engaged clinicians to conduct meaningful research.
Hospital for Special Surgery has retained Isaacson, Miller, a national executive search firm, to assist in this search. All inquiries, nominations and applications, should be directed in confidence to: www.imsearch.com/6138
Hospital for Special Surgery is an Equal Opportunity Employer.