The Psychotic Disorders Program in the department of Psychiatry is looking to hire a highly motivated and ambitious individual with clinical trial research management experience to manage the day-to-day operations of short term and multi-year research projects. The goal of our program is to develop innovative intervention strategies combining pharmacological and psychosocial approaches to treat schizophrenia symptoms, medical co-morbidity and co-occurring substance use, and ultimately to improve the quality of life in this patient population.
The Project Director will be responsible for the implementation of cutting edge clinical trial research projects, community outreach and global initiatives in psychiatry from inception to completion and manages and coordinates these activities. He/she will also monitor research staff activities to ensure safety and compliance to regulatory requirements. He/she will work under the direction of the PI on grant applications, budget development, data analysis, scientific writing and overall program development. Please visit our website http://www.umassmed.edu/psychiatry/psychotic-disorders-research-program/
Under the general direction of the Principle Investigator or designee
Research Project staff
ENVIRONMENTAL WORKING CONDITIONS:
Usual office and/or scientific laboratory environment, may work with hazardous materials and unpleasant odors