The Keck School of Medicine (KSOM) of the University of Southern California (USC) and Childrenâs Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) in the Department of Pediatrics are actively seeking a full time faculty member for the position of Chief Scientific Officer (CSO) and Director of The Saban Research Institute (TSRI).
The CSO and Director of TSRI will provide oversight of CHLAâs research enterprise and guidance for the Instituteâs leaders and senior investigators while offering strategic direction for TSRI in collaboration with CHLAâs President and CEO and CHLAâs Pediatrician in Chief, who also serves as KSOMâs Chair of Pediatrics and CHLAâs Senior Vice President of Academic Affairs.
The CSO and Director of TSRI will provide scientific leadership for The Saban Research Institute in a manner that contributes to the success of CHLAâs mission and exemplifies the qualities of collaboration, communication, and fairness valued in leaders at CHLA and USC. As CSO and the Director of TSRI, he/she will oversee research faculty recruitment, faculty development, and research program evaluation and development with specific attention to the interface between CHLAâs clinical and research enterprises driven by strategic efforts to further its mission as a leading international pediatric health care leader and innovator.
Academic appointment through USC Keck School of Medicine is available at a level appropriate to training and experience. CHLA and USC strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment.Â Women and men, and members of all racial and ethnic groups, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.
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