Director of Medical Research Operations

Gannon University
Erie, Pennsylvania
May 10 2018
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type

Director of Medical Research Operations


Gannon University, a Catholic Diocesan university dedicated to excellence in teaching, scholarship and service, invites applications for the position of Director of Medical Research Operations. Guided by the mission, values, and guiding principles of Gannon University and UPMC Hamot, the two sponsoring organizations, the Director of Medical Research Operations will incorporate and promote success of ongoing research interests in the areas of health, science, engineering, and medicine by faculty and staff between the two sponsoring organizations as well as bring new fundable research opportunities based on the experience and background of the candidate. In addition, the Director of Medical Operations will oversee and assist in delivering an educational program and continuing education to faculty, staff, and employees associated with this UPMC Hamot/Gannon partnership in a manner that allows for successful compliance with current and future accreditation guidelines for all research related activities within all medically related education disciplines.


Qualifications include a Ph.D. degree in a medically applied related discipline. Post-graduate research, teaching and clinical experience is preferred. Candidates must demonstrate a strong record or potential for fund procurement, and have a demonstrated track record of collaborative scholarly success. Preference will be given to candidates who have substantial and successive administrative experience within an organization. Must be able to support and promote the University's Mission.


Gannon University, located near Lake Erie in Erie, Pennsylvania, offers ready access to a variety of cultural and exciting seasonal activities and is within a two-hour drive of Pittsburgh, Cleveland and Buffalo.

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Gannon University seeks excellence through inclusiveness and invites women and members of underrepresented groups to apply.


Application Procedure: Submit a cover letter, resume, and the contact information for three professional references to


Review of applications will begin immediately and this position will remain open until filled.


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Gannon University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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