Science & Research Careers at Lifespan

Assistant Professor, Research - STD Program Job

Job Number: TMH16769

Job Title: Assistant Professor, Research - STD Program

Department: 2MINF Chan HCC - 7861043

Facility: The Miriam Hospital

Location: Providence, RI

Requires completion of a PhD/MD in the appropriate scientific field.
Academic or clinical appointment with Brown University.

Requires an in-depth knowledge of the scientific field in which research is being performed.

Requires supervisory and administrative skills to direct a small group of research assistants.

Requires the interpersonal skills to interface both externally and internally to the Hospital.

Requires one year experience in research.

Demonstrated knowledge and skills necessary to provide care to patients throughout the life span, with consideration of aging processes, human development stages and cultural patterns in each step of the care process.


Reports to a divisional clinical director and is responsible for directing the research and administrative activities of a laboratory. Prepares, writes and presents research papers. Provides consultation within area of expertise to individuals both internal and external to the Hospital. Fosters patient and family centered care in accordance with the Lifespan mission, vision and values and the philosophy of nursing at The Miriam Hospital and with consideration of the life span, including all developmental stages as well as cultural patterns.