Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) Department of
Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery is excited to offer a new
opportunity for individuals who are interested in 12 months of
research training. The goal for this fellowship program is to help
the Fellow develop knowledge and understanding of the fundamentals
of research including the basics of research design and data
analysis (biostatistics). Additionally, through this experience,
the Fellow will learn more about an academic career in
Duties and Responsibilities Include:
-- Assume a leading role in conducting research projects in
collaboration with Otolaryngology Faculty.
-- Assist in the preparation of abstracts for national meeting
-- Coordinate research endeavors across the department
-- Preparation of manuscripts for publication in journals
-- Rising 4th year medical students or those already with an MD are
eligible to apply
-- Ability to be on-site in Richmond, VA.
-- Candidates who intend to pursue a long-term medical career in
Otorhinolaryngology/ENT are highly preferred.
Complete applications should include:
-- Curriculum vitae
-- Medical school transcript
-- Brief cover letter describing research interest
-- 2 professional references with name, relationship, phone number,
All Research Fellows will be compensated at an hourly rate with the
expectation of approximately 30 hours per week. This is a wage
position and does not offer full or part-time benefits. This
position will not sponsor applicants for work visas.
This position will remain open until filled.
UNIVERSITY JOB CODE: Lab/Research Technician 1 (34051)
Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) School of Medicine is a
premier academic medical center located in the heart of Richmond.
Accounting for almost half of VCU’s sponsored research, the School
of Medicine is internationally recognized for patient care and
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affirmative action university providing access to education and
employment without regard to race, color, religion, national
origin, age, sex, political affiliation, veteran status, genetic
information, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender
expression, or disability.
Please note that if you are employed as a university employee
working in any of the health system's facilities, you will need to
follow VCU Health System policies, which will include but will not
be limited to, vaccination requirements.
The School of Medicine continuously strives for our workplace and
learning environment to reflect the demographic and social milieu
of the communities we serve. All qualified applicants are
encouraged to apply.